Phnom Penh (FN), Apr. 8 – A 68-year-old and a 49-year-old Cambodian men living in Phnom Penh died of COVID19 on 7 April 2021, according to the Ministry of Health's announcement dated Thursday.

Both men were tested positive of COVID19 on 7 April 2021.

"The patients passed away due to severe lung disease and respiratory crisis attacked by COVID19," the ministry confirmed.

To date, Cambodia has registered 24 cases of COVID19 fatality.