Negri Sembilan tops daily new Covid-19 cases

by S BIRRUNTHA/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL

THE Ministry of Health (MoH) reported 3,545 new Covid-19 positive cases in the country today, of which 3,544 were local transmissions and one import case.    

Negri Sembilan tops the daily cases today with 1,392 cases, followed by Selangor (581) and Kuala Lumpur (381).

The increase in the new cases have brought the country‚Äôs overall total to 291,774.            

There are now 30,677 active Covid-19 cases that are being treated at health facilities nationwide.    

Among the active cases today, 189 were placed in the intensive care unit (ICU), with 88 of them requiring respiratory aid.          

Meanwhile, 3,331 patients have been discharged, increasing the total recovered cases in the country to 260,009, which equals to 89.1%.                

12 new deaths were reported today, increasing the overall Covid-19 death toll to 1,088.