COVID-19: Four More Infection Cases and Two Recovered Cases Reported

AKP Phnom Penh, March 28, 2020 —

Cambodia has confirmed four new cases of COVID-19 infection and two recovered cases, said the Ministry of Health in a press release this morning.

The four new reported cases were found in Phnom Penh on a Cambodian couple aged 62 and 61 years old, and their children aged 39 and 37 years old. They have came back from France. They have now been hospitalised at Chak Angre Krom Health Centre.

The two recovered cases are a 64-year-old man in Phnom Penh and a 41-year-old man in Banteay Meanchey province.

As of this morning, there are in total 102 COVID-19 patients in Cambodia, including 42 Cambodians, 36 French, 12 Malaysians, 5 British, 2 Americans, 2 Indonesian, one Canadian, one Belgian, and one Chinese. Of them, 13 have recovered.

Since the first case detected in Preah Sihanouk province in late January, the COVID-19 pandemic has now hit 13 provinces and capital of Cambodia.

By C. Nika