Cambodia strives to cope with COVID-19

Ministries and sectors of Cambodia are ramping up efforts against the COVID-19 pandemic as the number of infection cases in the country had reached 87 as of March 23 evening.

Prime Minister Hun Sen ordered all provincial governors to take immediate and urgent actions to turn hotels or education institutions into standby facilities to treat people with COVID-19.

Many hotels in provinces have no guests, so those hotels which are already fully equipped need to be rented to prepare for patients, he said, adding that if there are no hotels available, public schools and vocational training establishments could be used to accommodate patients.

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