Two-week lockdown imposed in Cambodia’s Preah Sihanouk city to curb COVID-19

A two-week stay-at-home lockdown was imposed in Cambodia’s coastal city of Preah Sihanouk on Friday in efforts to curb a surge in the local COVID-19 cases.

The Southeast Asian nation on Friday logged 655 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 113 in Preah Sihanouk province, the Ministry of Health said, adding that the kingdom has so far recorded a total of 8,848 confirmed cases with 61 deaths.

Preah Sihanouk city of Preah Sihanouk province is located about 230 km southwest of Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia.

In full: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2021-04/23/c_139901598.htm

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