Thalang Highest for Dengue Fever Cases in Phuket

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The Phuket Provincial Public Health Office reports that the highest number of dengue cases are found in Thalang.

Our previous stories:

Thailand saw a continuous rise in dengue fever cases in 18 provinces including Chonburi, Phuket, and Bangkok, the Department of Disease Control on Monday, July 24th, reported.

Phuket has continued to fight back against dengue fever, the spread of which is increasing in the area.

Now for the update:

The Phuket Public Health Office Deputy Chief Doctor Mueanprae Boonlom told the Phuket Express about the high number of cases on Thursday (July 27th).

Dengue fever cases have been increasingly detected in all three main districts in Phuket which are Mueang Phuket, Kathu, and Thalang. A recent report based upon figures from January to July showed that the highest numbers were in Thalang. There were a total of 577 of dengue fever cases. Of those, 295 were males and 282 were female.

No deaths were reported. However if the cases continue to rise, then deaths could possibly be reported in the future warned Boonlom.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.