Health workers travel by boat to bring Covid-19 swab tests to rural residents near Bangkok. Photo: Reuters Health workers travel by boat to bring Covid-19 swab tests to rural residents near Bangkok. Photo: Reuters
Health workers travel by boat to bring Covid-19 swab tests to rural residents near Bangkok. Photo: Reuters

Thai volunteers step up as Covid-19 Delta cases send hospitals to ‘point of collapse’

  • Bangkok is virtually locked down amid reports of people dying in the streets and officials warning the worst of the third wave is yet to come
  • Civic groups are working around the clock to provide support as hospitals are full and the kingdom’s vaccination drive based on Sinovac and AstraZeneca falters

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Health workers travel by boat to bring Covid-19 swab tests to rural residents near Bangkok. Photo: Reuters Health workers travel by boat to bring Covid-19 swab tests to rural residents near Bangkok. Photo: Reuters
Health workers travel by boat to bring Covid-19 swab tests to rural residents near Bangkok. Photo: Reuters
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