Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, in a statement, said the country also reported 12 new Covid-19 fatalities, bringing the country’s death toll to 1,088.
INTERACTIVE: Latest figures (Malaysia)
There were 3,331 patients who recovered and were discharged, which means the total number of people who have recovered from Covid-19 in the country is 260,009.
INTERACTIVE: Latest figures (Worldwide)
Active cases in the country now stand at 30,677.
In total, Malaysia has recorded 291,774 Covid-19 cases.
Currently, 189 people are being treated at intensive care units, with 88 of them requiring ventilator support.