One woman was struck and killed by lightning while four others were injured in Nam Tao commune in Banteay Meanchey province’s Phnom Srok district on May 14, according to a local police official.
On the 76th anniversary of the creation of the National Police, Prime Minister Hun Sen and Minister of Interior Sar Kheng praised the authority for safeguarding peace, stability, security and social order.
Another 500,000 doses of China's Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine touched down in Phnom Penh on May 16 and will be distributed in the capital and Kandal province, a senior health official said.
The Phnom Penh municipal police on May 15 arrested the daughter and son-in-law of Heng Sear, a businessman who holds the honorific Oknha, for attempting to launch an online smear campaign to help support Sear’s legal battle against ex-TV presenter Mean Pich Rita,
The Ministry of Health on May 16 reported another 350 Covid-19 cases, all but nine of which were linked to the February 20 community outbreak.
People who have recovered from Covid-19 do not need to get vaccinated against the disease because they have already developed antibodies to SARS-CoV-2, but they can get the jab six month after recovery if they desire
The Phnom Penh Municipal Administration on May 15 announced a first-dose novel-coronavirus vaccination campaign for Boeung Keng Kang and Sen Sok districts from May 18-31, and a follow-up second-shot drive from June 1-15.
The Ministry of Health on May 15 reported another 335 Covid-19 cases, all but seven of which were linked to the February 20 community outbreak.
The Takeo Provincial Administration on May 15 announced that it had detected another 30 Covid-19 cases, mostly garment workers and market vendors, just a day after it reported 50 cases in five districts in the province.
Phnom Penh municipal governor Khuong Sreng has decided to extend the closures of state-owned markets and improvised ones – such as those near factories, hospitals or residential areas – throughout the capital for another week in a bid to contain the Covid-19 community outbreak.