PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 4,855 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday (May 13), bringing the cumulative total to 458,077.
Selangor recorded the highest number of cases at 1,783, followed by Kuala Lumpur (521) and Johor (467).
In a statement, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said of the new cases, 4,852 cases were local infections while three were imported cases.
Another 27 people succumbed to Covid-19.
He also said there were 3,347 recoveries for a total of 414,707 to date, a 90.5% recovery rate.
The number of active cases is now 41,582.
Of this number, 481 are in intensive care units (ICU), with 247 requiring ventilator support.