by TMR/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
MALAYSIA reported 6,976 new Covid-19 cases today, the highest number of daily infection, surpassing 6,806 cases detected on Thursday.
This marks the fifth day of Malaysia detected more than 6,000 cases in a single day.
There are 512,091 confirmed covid cases in the country to date.
Selangor continued to record the highest number of daily cases with 2,235, followed by Sarawak (663), Kelantan (626) and Johor (549).
There are 57,022 active cases in the country, where up to 681 patients are currently being treated in the ICU.
A total of 361 patients are requiring respiratory aid.
Malaysia’s death toll now stood at 2,248 following an additional 49 new deaths today.