Cash-strapped citizens unfazed by Covid threat

Publication date 05 August 2020 | 22:40 | ICT

Ministry of Health spokeswoman Or Vandine has warned all people living in Cambodia to continue wearing masks and applying hand sanitiser to prevent the spread of Covid-19.



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