Ministry Bans Gathering of Over 10 at Olympic Stadium to Curb COVID-19

AKP Phnom Penh, April 01, 2020 —

Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports has banned any sport held at the National Olympic Stadium in Phnom Penh that gathers more than 10 participants.

The ban was notified through the recent directive from the ministry, underlining that it is set in order to curb the spread of COVID-19 threatening Cambodia.

By far, the ministry has postponed many major sport events in fear of the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of this morning, Cambodia confirmed 109 cases of COVID-19 – 25 of whom have recovered and been discharged from the hospital.

By Lim Nary