Phnom Penh (FN), Aug. 10 – Former Executive Director of Sovann Komar Children’s Village Mr. Sothea Arun was terminated for child abuse and fraud, according to Sovann Komar's press release dated 8 August 2020.

The press release said, “Sothea Arun lived an extravagant lifestyle paid for by stealing funds designated for orphaned and abandoned children.”

“After an initial inquiry into concerns about Mr. Sothea Arun’s management of Sovann Komar, he and three other members of the management team were terminated in August 2019 for serious misconduct, including serious child abuse and fraud, leading to the theft of millions of dollars.”

Read full press release below.