Floating home residents get one-week notice to leave river dwellings in Phnom Penh

Children play in the Tonle Sap river near their boat house in Phnom Penh, June 2, 2021. CamboJA/ Pring Samrang

Phnom Penh City Hall has ordered people living on floating houses and all constructions along the river in the Capital to be removed, citing environmental concerns.