Phnom Penh (FN), Apr. 18 – The Ministry of Public Works’ Deputy Director of Land Transport Uy Sovannarith died of COVID19 at 11:30 a.m. on 18 April 2021, according to the ministry’s announcement issued today.

Uy Sovannarith, 55, had high blood pressure and diabetes, the ministry said.

The deputy director and his two family members were tested positive of COVID19 on 14 April 2021.