Phnom Penh (FN), Apr. 2 – A 29-year-old Cambodian man living in Phnom Penh died of COVID19 on 1 April 2021, according to the Ministry of Health's announcement dated Friday.

The man was tested positive of COVID19 on 1 April 2021.

"The patient passed away at 16:10 of 1 April due to severe lung disease and respiratory crisis attacked by COVID19," the ministry confirmed.

To date, Cambodia has registered 18 cases of COVID19 fatality.