COVID-19: New Cases Rise Slightly to 26

Cambodia registered a slight increase of daily cases of COVID-19, from 22 yesterday to 26 this morning, according to a press release of the Ministry of Health.

These are PCR test results, said the same source, adding that 4 of which were imported and the rest were linked to the Feb. 20 community outbreak.

The national counts now stood at 120,160, including 19,827 imported cases, the ministry pointed out.

At the same time, 22 new recoveries, but 4 new deaths (2 of them have not been vaccinated) were recorded; bringing the total cured and death cases in the Kingdom to 116,529 and 2,944, respectively.

The first COVID-19 case was detected in Cambodia in late January 2020 in Preah Sihanouk province. The confirmed cases have surged quickly this year due to the Feb. 20 incident.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press