Kuala Lumpur – Covid-19 cases have once again breached the 2,000 mark, with Malaysia recording another 2,027 more infections on Tuesday (Jan 5).
In a statement, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the country’s total confirmed cases is now 122,845.
Eight people also died due to the coronavirus, raising Malaysia’s Covid-19 death toll to 509.
The country also discharged 1,221 Covid-19 patients, which means 99,449 people have recovered.
The number of people with active Covid-19 infections in Malaysia has gone up to 22,887.
Currently, 123 patients are in intensive care, with 52 requiring ventilator support. – The Star