Eight More COVID-19 Patients Recovered
AKP Phnom Penh, March 29, 2020 --
Cambodia's Ministry of Health this morning announced that eight more patients have recovered from the new coronavirus (COVID-19).
The total number of recovered cases rose now to 21, said the ministry in a press release, adding that the new recovered cases are both Cambodian and foreign nationals, aged from 27 to 73 years old.
Meanwhile, it pointed out, a new case of COVID-19, 36, was confirmed in Banteay Meanchey province. She has now been admitted to the provincial referral hospital.
As of this morning, there are in total 103 COVID-19 patients in Cambodia, including 43 Cambodians, 36 French, 12 Malaysians, 5 British, 2 Americans, 2 Indonesian, one Canadian, one Belgian, and one Chinese. Of them, 21 have recovered.
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.
By C. Nika