For two consecutive days, there has been no cases of COVID-19 positive in Cambodia, giving cause for optimism that the situation is under control while vigilance and testing continues.
The Ministry of Health in a press release this morning said no new cases have been reported while another recovery was recorded.
The recovered patient is a 62 year old Malaysian who was receiving treatment in Kompong Cham province hospital since March 19, 2020.
He had come to Cambodia to participate in a smaller scale religious gathering after attending a major gathering in Kuala Lumpur end February this year.
As of 07:00 am on April 05, 2020, Cambodia has recorded 114 COVID-19 confirmed cases, including 49 Cambodians, 40 French, 13 Malaysians, 5 British, 2 Americans, 2 Indonesians, one Canadian, one Belgian, and one Chinese. Of them, 50 have been successfully cured.
Since the first case detected in Preah Sihanouk province in late January, the COVID-19 pandemic has now hit 13 provinces and capital of Cambodia.