Phnom Penh: Phnom Penh Capital Administration Decides to Temporarily Suspend the Operation of All State Markets and Irregular Markets in Phnom Penh for 7 More Days from Zero on May 15, 2021 until May 21, 2021.

According to the decision signed by Mr. Khuong Sreng, Governor of Phnom Penh on May 14, 2021, the temporary suspension of the market is to Fight and prevent the spread of Kovid 19 in Phnom Penh.

With this decision, the Phnom Penh Capital Administration has instructed the Director of Administration of Phnom Penh Capital Hall, Phnom Penh Police Commissioner, Commander of Phnom Penh Municipal Gendarmerie, Governor of The 14 district governors, the heads of departments, specialized units under the administration of Phnom Penh Capital Hall and the market management committee shall be responsible for implementing this decision according to their respective duties. Highly effective from the date of signing.

Phnom Penh Deputy Governor Keut Chhe said in a recent press conference that if there is no announcement to suspend the market. State markets and markets are not organized in time, the growth of 19 cases of Kovid will increase, which makes it impossible for the Phnom Penh Capital Administration Manageable.