Cambodia records highest single-day spike in Covid-19 cases, deaths

Cambodia on Wednesday (June 30) reported the highest-ever daily Covid-19 cases and deaths since the pandemic hit the kingdom in January last year, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said in a statement.

The Southeast Asian nation confirmed 1,130 new Covid-19 cases, pushing the national caseload to 50,385, the ministry said, adding that Wednesday’s figure topped the previous highest daily record of 938 cases on May 3.

A total of 27 new fatalities were registered, taking the overall death toll to 602 so far, the ministry said, adding that Wednesday’s death toll surpassed the highest daily record of 20 deaths on June 19.

In full: https://www.thestar.com.my/aseanplus/aseanplus-news/2021/06/30/cambodia-records-highest-single-day-spike-in-covid-19-cases-deaths

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