Phnom Penh (FN), Jan. 27 – Cambodia’s Ministry of Health reported in a press release a case of Coronavirus as of 27 January 2020.
The case happened on a Chinese man travelling from China’s Wuhan to Cambodia through Sihanoukville airport.
The man was identified as Jia Jianhua, 60, was travelling with three other members of his family; yet, only him found positive of coronavirus.
Jianhua and his family arrived Sihanoukville on 23 January; the symptom appeared on 25 January. Result from Pasteur Institute in Cambodia’s laboratory, released on 27 January, indicated that Jinjau is positive with coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
According to the Ministry of Health, the patient was separated from the public.
The ministry has informed the Chinese Embassy in Cambodia, saying that the patient has to be recovered before releasing.