212 infected with HIV in Cambodia


A 55 year old man has confessed to being a quack doctor, as he reveals how he reuses needles for patients and treats the villagers without a valid license.

212 people have tested HIV positive in the Battambang region of Cambodia. According to health authorities, these people became infected with HIV after being treated by a doctor(Yem Chrin) who did not have the license to practice.

The victims were discovered after testing a total of 1, 940 people. Among the people that tested positive to the virus were two year old children and as old as 80 years old elderly citizens.

Chrin is being charged with infecting 212 people with HIV and practicing medicine without a license.


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