Covid-19: 1,340 new cases reported, four fatalities bring death toll to 437

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia recorded 1,340 new Covid-19 infections on Saturday (Dec 19), says the Health Ministry.

Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the country also reported four new Covid-19 fatalities, bringing the country’s death toll to 437.

INTERACTIVE: Latest figures (Malaysia)

There were 1,067 patients who recovered and were discharged, which means the total number of people who have recovered from Covid-19 in the country is 77,309.

INTERACTIVE: Latest figures (Worldwide)

Active cases in the country now stand at 15,563.

In total, Malaysia has recorded 93,30- Covid-19 cases.

Currently, 116 people are being treated at intensive care units, with 57 of them requiring ventilator support.

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