The Ministry of Health has reported another 109 cases of the coronavirus Delta variant in just two days – 66 on August 1 and 43 on July 31.
According to the ministry's press release late on August 1, most of the cases were found in migrant workers returning from Thailand.
The 66 cases confirmed on August 1 were detected in the capital and a number of provinces – four in Phnom Penh; 19 in Siem Reap; 21 in Oddar Meanchey; three in Banteay Meanchey; 15 in Pailin; and one each in Kampong Cham, Tbong Khmum, Kampong Thom and Battambang.
The 66 cases included 51 were migrant workers, nine health workers and one passenger travelling from Malaysia.
The 43 cases recorded on July 31 were all migrant workers – 13 in Oddar Meanchey; 14 in Pailin; three in Siem Reap; two in Prey Veng; and one each in Phnom Penh, Kampong Cham and Tbong Khmum.