PUTRAJAYA – 90 Covid-19 patients have discharged from the ward today, shifting the cumulative cases of patients recovered from the disease to 5,796 cases or 82.1 percent from the total cases in Malaysia.
Director-General of Health, Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said, the number of Covid-19 recoveries today is almost twice the amount of its new cases.
50 new Covid-19 cases were reported today, thus the total tally of the disease is 7,059.
“From that amount, three were imported cases. Meanwhile, 47 were local infection. 41 cases were non-Malaysian citizens where 34 cases were detected at the Bukit Jalil Immigration Detention Depot.
“They were detained before the Movement Control Order began on 18 March,” he said in a news conference on the Covid-19 outbreak in Malaysia.
Meanwhile, no Covid-19 death was recorded today. Therefore, the cumulative Covid-19 deaths in Malaysia remained at 114 cases or 1.61 percent from the total cases. –MalaysiaGazette