Phnom Penh: The Ministry of Health issued the daily press release on the morning of 1 June 2021, confirming the discovery of 616 new positive cases of COVID-19 and 753 cases that were treated and the patients discharged. Another 6 deaths were reported.
At least 31 cases were reportedly imported , with the other 585 linked to the post 20/2 local infections, which would bring the total to the latest outbreak to around 29,779 (with 31 imported- sources may vary slightly).
Provincial releases in past few hours (*unclear what days these have been counted as and are only added as a rough guide- due to the Ministry of Health no longer announcing the regional numbers):
Pursat: 1, Prey Veng: 65, Kampong Cham: 31, Sihanoukville: 220 (most in Prey Nob district), Takeo: 50, Kampot: 57, Svay Rieng: 11, Banteay Meanchey: 39 (some from Thailand), Tbong khmum 3 (2 from Thailand)
This brings the total number of cases to around 30,710 cases with 29,779 cases treated. The death toll has risen to by another 6 to 220. Please note- these numbers may not be 100% accurate.
Charts by David Benaim