Thailand News

Breaking news headlines

Rabies red alert in part of Hua Hin

1 min read
Hua Hin District in Prachuap Khiri Khan province

Hua Hin District in Prachuap Khiri Khan province. Photo: Josef Knecht.


PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: Part of the tourist district of Hua Hin has been declared a red rabies zone after an elderly man was found to have died from the viral disease after being infected by a cat bite.

Dr Surin Suebsueng, health chief of Prachuap Khiri Khan, said the 61-year-old man was bitten by a cat two months ago and had not sought vaccination afterwards. He died at Hua Hin Hospital on Wednesday night.

Full story: Bangkok Post

CHAIWAT SATYAEM
BANGKOK POST


Leave a Reply

By using the site you agree and accept the terms of this Privacy and Cookies Policy. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close