COVID-19: Zero New Case; Tally Remains at 286

AKP Phnom Penh, October 22, 2020 —

No new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was reported in Cambodia as of this morning, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health.

The tally thus remains at 286, including 178 Cambodians, 43 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 9 Indonesians, 7 Americans, 6 British, 3 Vietnamese, 3 Canadians, 1 Belgian, 2 Indians, 1 Kazakhstani, 1 Hungarian, and 1 Polish.

Meanwhile, there is also no new recovered case, therefore the total number of cured patients remains at 280 or 97.90 percent.

The six remaining active cases are an Indonesian, three Cambodians, a French and a Polish. They all have been being hospitalised at Khmer-Soviet Friendship Hospital in Phnom Penh.

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

By C. Nika