COVID-19: 47 new cases, 44 recoveries, no deaths – Health DG


The Malaysian Ministry of Health (MOH) has reported 47 new positive COVID-19 cases as of noon today, bringing the cumulative figure to 6,941.

Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said 21 of the new cases are foreigners.

“The number of positive COVID-19 cases in Malaysia stands at 6,941, with 1,213 being active cases with infectivity,” he told a daily news conference on COVID-19 here today.

He said 44 cases have recovered and were discharged today, bringing the total number of recoveries to 5,615, or 80.9 per cent of the positive cases.

Dr Noor Hisham said no fatalities were reported in the same 24-hour period, keeping the death toll at 113.