COVID-19: 117 new cases, total rises to 790 – Adham Baba


A total of 117 new COVID-19 positive cases were reported as of noon today, bringing the cumulative number to 790.

Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba said 80 of the 117 new cases were linked to the cluster of the tabligh programme held at the Sri Petaling Mosque recently.

“To date, a total of 15 COVID-19 positive cases are being treated in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and require respiratory assistance,” he said in a statement today.