Aug 7: Prachuap reports 112 new COVID-19 cases, 42 in Hua Hin

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Health officials on Saturday (Aug 7) reported 112 new COVID-19 cases, 42 of which were found in Hua Hin.

Elsewhere in the province, 39 cases were found in Pranburi, 9 in Sam Roi Yot, 8 in Kuiburi, 6 in Thap Sakae, 3 in Bang Saphan, and 5 in Mueang Prachuap Khiri Khan.

Cases were linked to clusters in the following locations:

Hua Hin
Hua Hin​ Shopping​ Mall (+2 cases)

Pranburi​ hospital (+2 cases)
Thanarat army​ Camp (+6 cases)
Fishing​ boat (+15 cases)

Sam Roi Yot
Tagerng​​ fruit​ factory​ (+3 cases)

Private birthday party cluster (+5 cases)
Fruit factory (+2 cases)

No new deaths were reported meaning the cumulative total of COVID-19 deaths in the province is 19.

The new cases bring the total number of cases in the province since April 1 to 5,512.

Meanwhile, 55 people were also discharged from hospital or quarantine having made a full recovery.

Of the 5,512 cumulative total cases in the province, 1,258 are currently receiving treatment in hospital or are staying in quarantine, while a total of 4,235 have made a full recovery and have already been discharged.

Health officials say 73 patients are currently in a serious condition in hospital, while 203 others are in what is described as a moderate condition.

Meanwhile, health officials have announced that 150,486 people in Prachuap Khiri Khan have received a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Of those, 109,251 have received one dose and 39,472 have received both doses. 1,763 people have received a third ‘booster’.