Phnom Penh: The Ministry of Health on July 2 announced the discovery of 23 cases of 19 new Delta Kovids in passengers from Thailand came to Cambodia, including a health worker from Oddar Meanchey province.

The announcement by the Ministry of Health is based on the results of an analysis by the Institut Pasteur du Cambodge.

"As of June 25, 2021, Cambodia has detected 12 cases of 19 mutations in the newly mutated B1.617-2 (Delta) virus," the ministry said. And on July 1, 2021, 11 passengers returned from Thailand through the Cambodian-Thai border.

At the same time, Mr. Mam Bunheng, Minister of Health, reminded and called on the public all people across the country to continue. Be very careful, protect yourself, do not forget yourself by changing your lifestyle in accordance with the motto: "Learn to live Normalize with the Kovid 19 virus in a new way in the context of Kovid 19 "aims to prevent, control and cut off the virus Kovid 19, in particular, this new variant or other new species that may occur in the Kingdom of Cambodia for some reason.

In addition, the Minister urged the people to continue to implement the measures "3 protection and 3 do not" as announced. Of the Ministry of Health on Strengthening the Implementation of Measures to Prevent the Transmission of 19 Kovid Viruses (Including New Varieties), especially Individuals Properly persistent and thorough.

Mr. Mam Bunheng stated: “As for the person who is required to perform the ritual, he / she must follow the principle of doing the ritual properly and respectfully. "Follow the guidelines of the management committee at that location to prevent large-scale transmission in the community."

The Ministry of Health observes that the current transmission is on the rise among young people who have been out and about a lot. Meeting friends.

Therefore, the Minister "calls on all young people to participate in the implementation of the guidelines of the Ministry of Health thoroughly and correctly. 3 measures to prevent 3 Do not and do not go to crowded places to protect yourself Do not bring the virus 19 into the house and to Protect family members, especially parents, grandparents or the sick in the family who are vulnerable and at high risk "For the severity of the disease or leading to death if infected with the Kovid 19 virus.

This morning, the Ministry of Health announced that the death toll from 19 cases of Kovid has risen to 32 as new infections A total of 966 people were treated, 650 were treated and the total death toll rose to 660.