Covid-19: 659 new cases bring total to 31,548, no new deaths


PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia recorded 659 new cases on Saturday (Oct 31), with Sabah continuing to record the highest number of cases at 529.

Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the country also reported no fatalities, keeping the death toll at 249.

Malaysia also discharged 1,000 patients, the highest so far, which means the total of recoveries is 21,248, or at a rate of 67.4%

The total number of active cases in the country has now gone up to 10,051.

Cumulatively, the country’s total number of cases since the outbreak began in January is 31,548.

Currently, 83 people are being treated at intensive care units, with 19 of them requiring ventilator support.

Aside from the 529 cases in Sabah, Selangor recorded 54 cases, followed by Negri Sembilan (25), Labuan (12), Kuala Lumpur (11), Sarawak (nine), Perak (six), Putrajaya (four), Terengganu (two), Penang (two), Kedah (two), Pahang (one) and Kelantan (one).

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 18
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
   

Did you find this article insightful?

Yes
No

83% readers found this article insightful

Next In Nation

Subsea data cable maintenance quality will be upheld even after cabotage exemption revoke, says Masa
MOH denies hospitals turning away non-Covid-19 patients
Missing boy, 8, was with biological father; found unharmed
Climbing activities at Mount Kinabalu to resume on Dec 7
Najib files 307 grounds of appeal for release from SRC charges
EPF members who have lost their jobs, housewives, total income reduced by 30% qualify for i-Sinar
Muhyiddin holds video call with S'porean PM to discuss HSR project
Covid-19: Five more clusters identified in KL, S'gor, Johor
Gold Theft Auto: Thieves steal car parts to melt into white gold
Reopening of Johor-S'pore border hotly debated during Johor state assembly

Stories You'll Enjoy