COVID-19: 57 new cases, no deaths – Health DG


A total of 57 new COVID-19 cases were reported in the country today, taking the case tally to 7,819. 

Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said of the 57 cases, 10 were imported ones who got infected abroad. 

“Of the 47 local transmissions, 43 involve foreigners while only four are Malaysians,” he said at the daily COVID-19 media briefing here today. 

No deaths were recorded overnight with the death toll remaining at 115 fatalities. 

The number of infectivity cases stands at 1,351 and the patients have been isolated and given treatment, he said.