Phnom Penh (FN), Feb. 22 – The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports has ordered a temporary shutdown of five schools in Phnom Penh and Kandal province to curb the spread of “Community 20 February”, according to the ministry’s press release dated Monday.

The five schools are:

1. Russei Chroy Secondary School
2. Hun Sen Russei Chroy Primary School, S’ang district
3. Russei Srok Secondary School, Kandal’s Kean Svay
4. Kolap1 Primary School
5. American Intercon School, Chak Angre

To date, Cambodia has confirmed 568 cases of COVID19 with 475 recoveries and no death.