‘Left behind’ in COVID-19 pandemic, informal workers sing for assistance

Entertainment industry workers who lost their jobs, after the government shut down KTVs, casinos and theaters in the wake of Covid-19, gather in front of the Labor Ministry on June 10 to submit a petition asking for monetary support. Panha Chhorpoan

Workers in the informal sector are singing for support, with the release of a song last week that says they’ve been ignored during the COVID-19 pandemic and pleads for financial assistance from the government.