COVID-19 | The Health Ministry said 4,621 new daily Covid-19 cases were reported yesterday, bringing the total cumulative cases to 4,923,538.
Active cases currently stood at 36,582, up 33.6 percent compared to 14 days ago.
New cases according to states are as follows:
Kuala Lumpur (806)
Negeri Sembilan (355)
One death attributed to Covid-19 was reported yesterday. The death was in Selangor.
Over the past week, an average of 2.6 people were reported to have died of Covid-19, while the average for the past 30 days was 3, indicating that Covid-19 deaths are on the downtrend.
Since the start of the pandemic in March 2020, a total of 36,482 deaths have been attributed to Covid-19.
There are 1,605 Covid-19 patients who are hospitalised, of which 70 are in intensive care.
The highest number of admissions yesterday was recorded in Selangor (135), followed by Sabah (92) and Johor (49).