April 26 2021 – Thailand has suspended the issuance of travel documents from India due to concerns about cases imported from outside the country, the Central News Agency reported. In addition, as part of efforts to contain the third wave of the outbreak, the Thai capital Bangkok on the 25th closed more sites.
According to reports, India released data on the 26th, in the past 24 hours, India added 352,991 confirmed cases, the fifth consecutive day of record highs, a cumulative total of more than 17 million cases, hospital oxygen, beds and antiviral drugs are running out, the situation is critical.
The Thai Embassy in New Delhi, India, said in a statement that it would suspend the issuance of certificates of entry for non-Thai nationals from India until further notice.
Thailand’s Civil Aviation Authority has denied reports that private jets carrying wealthy people are flying from India to Thailand. In a statement, the Civil Aviation Authority said: “We confirm that there are no charter flights from the Indian billionaires to seek permission from the Civil Aviation Authority to come to Thailand. ”
At present, Thailand is struggling to cope with the domestic outbreak, the same day reported a new 2048 cases, a total of 57,508 confirmed cases. Of the cases reported that day, Bangkok accounted for 901 cases, the worst affected by the outbreak.