Cambodia’s Ministry of Health (MoH) announced on Sunday that one more person was tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of the confirmed cases in the kingdom to 126.
Upon his arrival, the man had been tested negative for the virus and then, he had gone into a 14-day self-quarantine at home, the statement added.
Doctors took his samples for the second test at the Pasteur Institute of Cambodia on the 13th day of the self-quarantine period, and the result showed on June 6 was positive, MoH’s secretary of state and spokeswoman Or Vandine said.
Currently, the man is undergoing treatment at an isolation ward in the Khmer-Soviet Friendship Hospital, she added.
Vandine said the country has so far recorded a total of 126 confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 123 patients cured and three remained in hospital.