Aug 8: Prachuap reports 151 new COVID-19 cases, 32 in Hua Hin

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Health officials on Sunday (Aug 8) reported 112 new COVID-19 cases, 32 of which were found in Hua Hin.

Elsewhere in the province, 38 cases were found in Pranburi, 42 in Sam Roi Yot, 6 in Kuiburi, 3 in Thap Sakae, 18 in Bang Saphan, and 7 in Mueang Prachuap Khiri Khan.

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 5,663.

Meanwhile, 49 people were also discharged from hospital or quarantine having made a full recovery.

Of the 5,663 cumulative total cases in the province, 1,360 are currently receiving treatment in hospital or are staying in quarantine, while a total of 4,284 have made a full recovery and have already been discharged.

Health officials say 75 patients are currently in a serious condition in hospital, while 201 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’.