Cambodia Register 790 New Cases While 1,087 New Recovery
The daily new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Cambodia was registered 790 the tally thus increased to 67,971. According to a press release of the Ministry of Health, of the new infections, 209 are imported, and the rest are locally transmitted cases connected to the Feb. 20 Community Event.
At the same time, Cambodia recorded 1,087 new recoveries; bringing the total recovered cases to 60,017. But, the COVID-19 pandemic killed 22 more people; the death toll, therefore, rose to 1,128. 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 community outbreak.