The Royal Government of Cambodia will launch a cash relief programme for the poor and vulnerable families during this COVID-19 crisis onWednesday, June 24.
The announcement was made by Prime Minister Hun Sen in a Facebook post yesterday.
The cash fund aimed to assist those locals whose job has been suspended due to COVID-19 crisis especially the poor in remote areas who are facing food shortage, he explained.
“The Royal Government of Cambodia has sought out ways to help poor people in this critical situation,” underlined the Premier.
Mr Hun Sen took the opportunity to re-appeal to his compatriots to follow the preventive norms, especially to wear facemasks and often wash their hands.
For crowded places such as malls, restaurants, coffee shops, stores particularly clinics and hospitals, they must provide facemasks and alcohol- and gel-based sanitizers for their customers to prevent the transmission of the corona virus. AKP