Thailand’s government said on Thursday that it had discovered 17 new coronavirus cases, the largest increase in confirmed cases in over a month.
Government spokesman Dr Thaweesin Visanuyothin said all the cases were discovered in the government’s state quarantine facilities for returning Thais.
The 17 cases brings the total number of coronavirus cases to 3,101.
There were no new fatalities and no new recoveries.
75 patients remain in hospital.