Authorities on alert as Omicron variant spreads into community

A woman drives past a house from which a family member tested positive for Omicron variant in the Meanchey district of Phnom Penh. CamboJA / Panha Chhorpoan

As public health officials continue to find new community transmission cases of the more-contagious Omicron variant of COVID-19, the prime minister is urging provincial authorities to speed up their booster vaccination campaigns.