Coronavirus cases in Cambodia hit 86

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Cambodia has climbed to 86, including a cluster of 29 French tourists in Preah Sihanouk province, according to the Health Ministry.

Two Cambodian translators also tested positive alongside the French tourists, while two further cases — one in Kampong Cham and the other in Koh Kong province — were also detected as of 10 a.m. Monday morning.

The French tourists had arrived on March 18 and planned to leave Preah Sihanouk on Saturday, the ministry said. However, after testing positive, they were quarantined in their hotel. Five tourists in the group tested negative.

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