Good News: No New Case of COVID-19 Reported in Cambodia

AKP Phnom Penh, April 01, 2020 —

Cambodia detected no new cases of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) on Mar. 31, underlined the Ministry of Health in a press release issued this morning.

Meanwhile, it added, two new recovered cases were reported. The two cases are a 30-year-old Cambodian man and a 61-year-old Malaysian man in Kep province.

As of 07:00 am on April 1, 2020, Cambodia has recorded 109 COVID-19 confirmed cases, including 48 Cambodians, 37 French, 12 Malaysians, 5 British, 2 Americans, 2 Indonesians, one Canadian, one Belgian, and one Chinese. Of them, 25 have been successfully cured.

According to the press release, from January to Mar. 31, 2020, 5,768 people across Cambodia had their specimens tested for COVID-19.

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