Phnom Penh (FN), Nov. 4 – Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó tested positive for COVID19, Reuters reported on 4 November.

Péter Szijjártó was tested positive in Bangkok after he departed Phnom Penh on Tuesday evening.

Péter Szijjártó was on an official visit to Cambodia on 3 November. He had met with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen; Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonn, Commerce Minister Pan Sorasak, Agriculture Minister Veng Sakhon, and Member of Parliament Suos Yara.

During the MoUs signing ceremony held at the Peace Palace, Péter Szijjártó shook hand with Mao Havannal, Minister in charge of State Secretariat of the Civil Aviation; Lim Kean Hor, Minister of Water Resources and Meteorology, and Veng Sakhon.

To date, Cambodia has confirmed 292 cases of COVID19 with 283 recoveries and no death.