Cambodia’s migrant worker’s COVID-19 cluster has now risen to 83 with 23-year-old woman from Samaki Meanchey Village, Sangkat Poipet, Poipet City, Banteay Meanchey Province testing positive at the 3rd test.
She had arrived in Cambodia on 12 January, 2021, and is currently being treated at Banteay Meanchey Provincial Referral Hospital.
The imported case involves a 24-year-old Indonesian male who resides in Sihanoukville.
He had flown back to Cambodia from Indonesia via Singapore on 12 January 2021 and was tested positive during the second test protocol.
He is currently warded at the National Center for Tuberculosis and Hepatitis C in Phnom Penh.
With the two additional cases, the tally now stands a 460 confirmed cases include 332 Cambodians, 45 French, 18 Chinese, 13 Malaysians, 14 Indonesians, 12 Americans, 6 British, 3 Vietnamese, 3 Canadians, 3 Indians, 2 Hungarians, 2 Pakistanis, 2 Japanese, 1 Belgian, 1 Kazakhstani, 1 Polish, 1 Jordanian, and 1 Nigerian.
Of these, 83 are migrant workers who had fled Thailand where the death toll now stands at 75 out of a total of 13,687 cases tested positive.
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