COVID-19: No New Recovered Case; Only Two Remaining Active Cases

AKP Phnom Penh, May 08, 2020 —

No new recovered case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was reported as of this morning, the tally thus remains at 120 or 98.36 percent of the total 122 confirmed cases, according to a new press release of the Ministry of Health.

The cured patients are 3 Chinese, 5 British, 2 Americans, one Belgian, 40 French, 2 Canadians, 13 Malaysians, 2 Indonesians, 3 Vietnamese and 49 Cambodians, it pointed out.

The two remaining active cases are a woman and a man being hospitalised at provincial hospital, the press release added.

Meanwhile, it continued, the total number of positive cases remains the same for 26 days in a row. They are 51 Cambodians, 40 French, 13 Malaysians, 5 British, 3 Chinese, 3 Vietnamese, 2 Americans, 2 Indonesians, 2 Canadians, and one Belgian. Most of the cases are imported ones.

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

By C. Nika