On 22 April 2020, Pol. Gen. Aswin Kwanmuang, Governor of Bangkok, presided over the meeting of the BMA’s Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration, No. 29/2020.
The meeting reported current situation of the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on 22nd April 2020. In Bangkok, there were 4 new COVID-19 confirmed cases and the total confirmed cases were 1,451.
20 patients were recovered with the total recovered cases of 1,283 and 192 were undergoing treatment in hospitals. One fatal case was reported, which brought the total number of death to 21.
The meeting also resolved to relocate officers and decrease COVID-19 checkpoints. The Metropolitan Police Bureau had decreased the number of COVID-19 checkpoints to 6 spots, which located at the following locations: 1. Chaeng Watana Road, Lak Si District. 2. Ratchaphruek Road, Taling Chan District. 3. Phetkasem Road, Nong Khaem District. 4. Bangna-Trat Road, Bang Na District. 5. Don Muang Tollway, Don Muang District. 6. Burapha Withi Expressway, Phra Khanong District. The objectives are to allocate officers to provide safety for citizens and to ensure orderliness of donation procedures.