Phnom Penh (FN), Nov. 4 – Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó has tested positive for COVID19, according to the press release by Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs dated 4 November 2020.

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

Péter Szijjártó was on his 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.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in the press release that all the government officials of all levels, who had met with Hungarian delegates, must enforce quarantine.