Ministry of Health this morning recorded the detection of 587 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19); bringing the tally to 44,711.
According to its press release, 54 of the new infections are imported and the rest are community cases related to the Feb. 20 incident.
Meanwhile, 548 more patients have successfully been cured; the total recovered cases in the Kingdom jumped to 39,314.
Besides, there are 16 new deaths; the death toll thus rose to 475.
The first COVID-19 case was reported in Cambodia in late January 2020 in Preah Sihanouk province. The confirmed cases have surged quickly this year due to the Feb. 20 community outbreak.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press