Villagers and Councilors Complain Over Lack of Commune Hall

Sun Narin, VOA Khmer

The Cambodian People’s Party commune office and Svay Pleung commune hall are located on the same plot of land in Kampong Thom, Cambodia, July 14, 2017. (Sun Narin/VOA Khmer)

Svay Pleung commune in Kampong Thom province has never had a commune hall for its officials to conduct business.

For some 15 years councilors have been forced to work out of a small area in a villager’s home. There’s no room for the commune chief, councilors and staff to administer the constituency of some 6,500 residents. Continue reading “Villagers and Councilors Complain Over Lack of Commune Hall”