Phnom Penh (FN), Mar. 14 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen called on women not to excessively undergo cosmetic plastic surgery as it comes with risks, speaking during inspection of construction progress of Stung Pursat 1 Hydropower Plant, held on Tuesday morning (Mar 14) in Pursat province.

The premier’s appeal came after the recent loss of life of a woman in a beauty clinic.

On 4 March 2023, the Ministry of Health shut down the M25 Beauty Center in Phnom Penh's Daun Penh district after a female patient died of a breast augmentation surgery.