by TMR / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
MALAYSIA reports a total of 17,352 new Covid-19 cases as of noon today, bringing the total number infections to 1,862,287.
Sarawak saw its new cases soar to 3,714, making it the state with the highest number of positive cases overtaking Selangor.
Selangor detected 2,126 new cases making it for the first time in months that the state has below 3,000 cases.
Johor also saw its new cases fall to 2,101.
Five other states have logged more than 1,000 cases: Kedah, Pulau Pinang, Kelantan, Sabah and Perak.