KUALA LUMPUR – 13 new Covid-19 cases were reported today. From that number, eight new cases were imported cases involving four Malaysia citizens and four non-citizens permitted to enter the country, said Director-General of Health, Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
He said, the eight imported cases originated from United Kingdom, India, the Philippines, Pakistan, Gambia and Ukraine.
“From the five local infections, three cases were among Malaysia citizens and two cases were among non-citizens,” he said in a statement today.
He added, only two Covid-19 patients are being treated at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and one required respiratory support.
Five cases have recovered from the disease, turning the cumulative recoveries to 8,612 case or 96.2 percent from the total cases.
There was no Covid-19 death, thus, the cumulative Covid-19 deaths in Malaysia remained at 124 cases or 1.38 percent from the total cases. -MalaysiaGazette