Cambodia reports new COVID-19 case, bringing tally to 123

The Cambodian Ministry of Health (MoH) said on late Thursday that one more person tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the kingdom to 123.

The new patient is a 26-year-old Cambodian man, who returned to the country Wednesday night from the Philippines, with a connecting flight in South Korea, the ministry said in a statement.

“The result of lab test conducted by the Pasteur Institute of Cambodia available at 6:00 p.m. (local time) on May 21, 2020 showed that the 26-year-old man was positive for COVID-19,” it said. The patient has been sent to the Khmer-Soviet Friendship Hospital for treatment.

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