KUALA LUMPUR – 2,555 individuals have recovered from Covid-19 today, turning the cumulative of patients recovering from the disease to 49,056 cases or 80.7 percent from the total number of cases.
According to the Director-General of Health, Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, 935 new Covid-19 positive cases were reported today.
Sabah recorded the highest number of daily cases with 326 cases, followed by Selangor with 161 cases and Negeri Sembilan with 158 cases.
“The cumulative number of Covid-19 positive cases in Malaysia is 60,752 cases. Meanwhile, there are 11,348 active cases in the country.
“From the number of new cases, four cases were imported and 931 cases were local Covid-19 infections,” he said in a statement today.
Besides that, he also said that 103 new cases reported today were linked to the clusters in lockups and prisons involving the Bakti Cluster (95 cases), Tembok Cluster (5 cases), GK Tawau Cluster (2 cases) and the Kepayan Prison Cluster (1 case).
Meanwhile, Noor Hisham also said that three Covid-19 deaths were reported today while 110 positive cases are being treated at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
“45 cases required respiratory support. The number of Covid-19 deaths in Malaysia is 348 cases,” he added. –MalaysiaGazette