Sept 19: Prachuap reports 76 new COVID-19 cases, 19 cases in Hua Hin

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Health officials on Sunday (Sept 19) reported 76 new COVID-19 cases, 19 were found in Hua Hin, of those infected in Hua Hin 15 were detected at clusters.

Elsewhere in the province, 27 cases were found in Pranburi, 14 cases in Sam Roi Yot, 9 cases in Kuiburi, zero cases in Thap Sakae, 4 cases in Bang Saphan, 1 case in Bang Saphan Noi, and 2 cases in Mueang Prachuap Khiri Khan.

Health officials said they were dealing clusters at the following locations:

  • Hua Hin: Army Sergeant School, Yothin Camp (+3 cases), Hua Hin Safari (+1 case), cluster among family members in Nong Khon Tai (+11 cases)
  • Pranburi: Cluster among workers on fishing boats (+19 cases)
  • Kuiburi: Cluster at fruit factory (+2 cases)

One more death was reported today, a 43-year-old Thai man, who lived in Mueang Prachuap, who health officials said had an underlying health condition.

Meanwhile, 47 people were also discharged from hospital or quarantine having made a full recovery.

Of the 9,557 cumulative total cases in the province, 1,096 are currently receiving treatment in hospital or are staying in quarantine, while a total of 8,959 have made a full recovery and have already been discharged.

Health officials say 49 patients are currently in a serious condition in hospital, while 216 others are in what is described as a moderate condition.

Health officials also reported a total of 379,406 vaccine doses have been administered in the province.

Of those, 226,147 people have received one dose, while 147,080 people have received two doses.