PHNOM PENH, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia on Friday reported 15 new imported COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 426, said a Health Ministry's statement.
The new cases were detected on Cambodian migrant workers returning from Thailand on Jan. 11, 12 and 13 via land borders, the statement said.
"The results of their samples' tests indicated that the 15 persons were positive for the COVID-19," it said.
Currently, they are undergoing treatment at designated COVID-19 hospitals in Battambang, Banteay Meanchey and Oddar Meanchey provinces, it added.
The Southeast Asian nation has so far registered 426 confirmed COVID-19 cases, with zero deaths and 381 recoveries, the statement said.