Phnom Penh (FN), Jan. 29 – Cambodian Minister of Health Mam Bunheng denied fake news on two cases of coronavirus in Koh Kong province, the Kingdom’s southwest coast bordering Thailand.

“I already clarify with Koh Kong health department; no cases of coronavirus on the two Chinese. I deny such fake news,” Minister Bunheng told Fresh News CEO on Wednesday.

The minister’s reaction came after an untrusted source circulated on social media.

As of 29 January 2020, Cambodia confirmed only one coronavirus case on a Chinese man in Sihanoukville