Chea Sinon bid farewell to her sister and roommate, Chea Channeath, on Friday as she headed back to her home province of Kampong Cham.
The now-dismissed garment factory worker lost her job at Bowker Garment Factory on Thursday, April 16, for visiting her family over the Khmer New Year holidays earlier this week.
On account of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the government on April 7 announced that the four-day annual holiday would be canceled. The administration even declared an inter-province travel ban the evening of April 9, fearing garment workers would defy the order to continue working and head home.
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