Oct 18: Prachuap reports 143 new COVID-19 cases, 73 cases in Hua Hin

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Health officials on Monday (Oct 18) reported 143 new COVID-19 cases, 73 were found in Hua Hin.

Elsewhere in the province, 42 cases were found in Pranburi, 8 cases in Sam Roi Yot, 7 cases in Kuiburi, 1 case found in Thap Sakae, 1 case in Bang Saphan, No- case in Bang Saphan Noi, and 11 cases in Mueang Prachuap Khiri Khan.

Three deaths were reported today, 1 Thai man age 81-year-old, who lived in Pak Nam Pran, and two Thai women, aged 50 and 67, who both lived in Bang Saphan. All of the deceased had underlying health conditions and had not been vaccinated.

Of the 12,477 cumulative total cases in the province, 1,612 are currently receiving treatment in hospital or are staying in quarantine, while a total of 11,394 have made a full recovery and have already been discharged.

Health officials say 33 patients are currently in a serious condition in hospital, while 193 others are in what is described as a moderate condition.

Meanwhile, health officials have announced that 298,032 people in Prachuap Khiri Khan have received a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Of those, 298,032 have received one dose and 240,224 have received both doses. 9,426 people have received a third ‘booster’.