PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia recorded 1,335 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday (Dec 6) with Selangor recording the highest number of cases at 337.
Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the country also reported two new fatalities, bringing the death toll to 382.
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Malaysia also discharged 1,069 patients, which means the total of recoveries is 61,273 or at a rate of 84.3%.
The total number of active cases in the country is now 11,039 cases.
Cumulatively, the country’s total number of cases since the outbreak began in January is 72,694 cases.
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Currently, 126 people are being treated at intensive care units, with 57 of them requiring ventilator support.
Aside from the 337 cases in Selangor, Negri Sembilan recorded 258 cases followed by Sabah (250), Kuala Lumpur (178), Johor (125), Perak (108), Penang (31), Labuan (21), Kedah (17), Pahang (four), Melaka (three), Kelantan (two), and Terengganu (one).