Fire Damages Cambodian Royal Residence

N/A • 14 March 2023 04:16

Fire has damaged part of the provincial residence of Cambodia’s King Norodom Sihamoni in the Northwestern City of siem reap on Monday.

The blaze broke out on Sunday night, damaging the roof of one of the smaller buildings in the complex.

Video from the state news agency akp shows the intensity of the fire, before emergency crews brought it under control and evidently prevented major damage to the main residential building.

Information Minister Khieu Kanharith said there were no reports of anyone being injured. The ministry of the Royal Palace on Monday blamed an electrical fault.
(Dwiki Feriyansyah)