Cambodia steps up stockpiling of necessities

Prime Minister Hun Sen has ordered more measures to be implemented to ensure that citizens and medical staff have enough food and daily necessities amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

He said the government would buy 10 million simple face masks, 500,000 medical face masks and 5,000 sets of clothing for health workers, and at least one million litres of handwashing alcohol as a reserve for the government.

Hun Sen said he wanted 10 million masks, either produced domestically or bought overseas, to be stockpiled.

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