Kuala Lumpur – A total of 1,371 new COVID-19 positive cases and four fatalities were recorded over the past 24 hours, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
He said the latest development took the total number of infections in the country to 84,846, with 13,830 of them being active cases.
He said that of the new cases, only one was an imported case who was infected abroad, with the rest being local transmissions.
“Selangor continued to record the highest number of daily cases, with 532 (38.8 per cent), of which 420 cases (78.9 per cent) involved clusters and active on-field screening of close contacts of COVID-19 positive cases
“This is followed by Sabah with 283 cases (20.6 per cent) and Negeri Sembilan with 260 cases (19.0 per cent),” he told a media conference on COVID-19 development today. – Bernama