Boeng Keng Kang District Council and District Unified Committees led by Mr. Kim Chhun O, Chairman of the Council and Mr. Tim Sam An, Governor of Boeung Keng Kang District on April 17, 2020, disseminated false information about the spread. Of Kov-19 disease in Boeung Keng Kang 1 until the commune was suspended.

According to the Boeung Keng Kang social media site, the Boeung Keng Kang district administration has completely rejected this information and confirmed that there is no closure or suspension of Boeng Keng Kang 1 commune.

The Boeung Keng Kang district administration has also called on all citizens not to believe the news – of some unfortunate people who were intentionally incensed during this difficult time, and to have confidence in the government's dissemination of information, especially on paddy. The Ministry of Health's official source is the only official source of information on this Kov-19 disease.

The district administration also urged the residents of Boeung Keng Kang district to do business as usual, following the Royal Government's instructions and to maintain good hygiene in accordance with the instructions of the Ministry of Health.