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Cambodia’s COVID-19 positive cases increase to 366, two migrant workers from Thailand tested positive

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Cambodian migrant workers leave Thailand through O’Smach International Border Checkpoint in Oddar Meanchey province. Fresh

Two more cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported; bringing the tally to 366.


The new cases were detected on Cambodian migrant workers coming from Thailand. The two, both female in their 30s arrived in Cambodia on Dec. 28 and 29. They have been admitted to Battambang Provincial Referral Hospital.

These two represents the first two cases of migrant workers tested positive after leaving Thailand where there is a sudden explosion of cases and one new death.

The 366 confirmed cases in the Kingdom include 244 Cambodians, 45 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 12 Americans, 10 Indonesians, 6 British, 3 Vietnamese, 3 Canadians, 3 Indians, 2 Hungarians, 2 Pakistanis, 1 Belgian, 1 Kazakhstani, 1 Polish, 1 Jordanian, and 1 Japanese.

Meanwhile, there is no new recovered case; therefore the total number of cured patients remain at 361.

The two new cases also meant the several days of recoveries with no new positive cases has been shattered with these cases and no recoveries, leaving those in hospital receiving treatment numbering 5.

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