Malaysia records the highest number of recoveries today

by TMR/ FILE PIX

UP to 1,405 Covid-19 patients are discharged today making it the highest number of recoveries in Malaysia to date.

In total, the Health Ministry said the country has recorded 40,493 recoveries since the pandemic began in January.

However, there are 1,041 new cases detected as of Saturday noon. The cumulative positive cases in the Malaysia so far is 53,679.

Currently, 12,854 cases are being treated with 108 patients are in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and 45 of them require the ventilators.

Selangor records the highest number with 402, followed by Sabah (346), Negri Sembilan (121), Kuala Lumpur (68) and Johor (33).

Three more deaths are reported bringing the total fatalities to 332 while three more new clusters are registered in Johor, Labuan and Selangor.