Phnom Penh (FN), Apr. 1 — The package of 700,000 doses of China-aided COVID19 Sinopharm vaccines arrived Cambodia on 31 March 2021.

The handover ceremony was presided over by Cambodian Defense Minister Tea Banh and Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Wang Wentian.

400,000 doses will be sent to Ministry of Health and the other 300,000 doses to Ministry of National Defense.

As of 31 March 2021, China has provided 2.8 million vaccines to the Kingdom, including 1.3 million in donation and 1.5 million through commercial procurement.