Cambodia logs 17th death from COVID-19

Cambodia confirmed another death from COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total number of fatalities in the country to 17, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement.

The 61-year-old Cambodian woman succumbed to the disease on Thursday night at a COVID-19-designated hospital in Phnom Penh despite having been put on a ventilator, the statement said, adding that she was confirmed to have the virus on Wednesday.

“The doctors concluded that the 61-year-old Cambodian woman died from COVID-19, which caused severe damage to her lungs,” the statement said.

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