The Health Ministry has detected two more cases of COVID-19 in Tboung Khmum province, bringing the number of infection to 37.
The ministry said in a statement issued late today that two Cambodian men who had just returned from Malaysia tested positive for the virus.
It said that two men live in Krouch Chhmar district’s Trea commune and Memot district’s Da commune.
They are among the 79 people who who had recently returned from a religious congregation in Malaysia.
This morning, Health Ministry spokeswoman Or Vandine also confirmed that two Malaysian nationals tested positive for the virus in Kampot province and are now receiving medical treatment at Kampot provincial hospital.