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Two new Covid-19 deaths, 655 new infections, 224 recoveries in Feb 20 outbreak

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A woman has her sample taken for Covid-19 testing in Phnom Penh. YOUSOS APDOULRASHIM

Two new Covid-19 deaths, 655 new infections, 224 recoveries in Feb 20 outbreak

The Ministry of Health on April 23 reported another 655 Covid-19 cases, all but one of which were linked to the February 20 community outbreak.

Among the cluster cases, Phnom Penh recorded the most at 522, followed by Preah Sihanouk province at 113; five each in Kandal and Takeo; three each in Kampong Cham and Mondulkiri; and one each in Tbong Khmum and Kampong Speu.

The ministry also reported 224 recoveries.

As of April 23, Cambodia had recorded a total of 8,848 Covid-19 cases, with 5,633 receiving ongoing treatment and 61 confirmed fatalities.


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