Preah Vihear shuts market amid Covid

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Kampong Pranak market in Preah Vihear town's Kampong Pranak commune. FACEBOOK

The Preah Vihear Provincial Administration has decided to shut Kampong Pranak market in Preah Vihear town's Kampong Pranak commune for two weeks through August 12 after Covid-19 cases were detected there.

In a notice dated July 30, provincial governor Prak Sovann told relevant authorities to enforce the decision in order to prevent the virus spreading.

As of July 31, Preah Vihear had recorded a total of 575 cases, including 22 children, and one death.