10 Military Police officers, one medical worker Covid-19 positive

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Authorities set up barricades to block a road in the red zone in Meanchey district’s Stung Meanchey II commune on May 13. Heng Chivoan

At least 10 Military Police officers tested positive for Covid-19 on May 12, according to the Phnom Penh municipality’s announcement on May 13.

The 10 officers are based in the capital’s Prek Pnov district and are among the 154 new cases recorded in Phnom Penh on May 13. A medical worker in the red zone in Meanchey district’s Stung Meanchey II commune was also among the 154.

On May 12, six police officers in Phnom Penh also tested positive for Covid-19.