BANGKOK, May 11 (Xinhua) -- Thailand on Tuesday reported 1,919 new cases of COVID-19 and 31 new fatalities, according to the Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) spokesperson Taweesin Visanuyothin.
Of the new cases, 1,902 were domestic infections while the 17 others were imported cases, Taweesin said.
The infections brought the total number of confirmed cases to 86,924 in the Southeast Asian country, with more than 50,000 of them detected since the third wave of COVID-19 started in early April.
The additional 31 deaths from the pandemic reported Tuesday took the death toll to 452, according to Taweesin.
Currently 29,435 patients are hospitalized, with 1,207 being in critical condition, said the spokesperson.