Kuala Lumpur Post


Covid-19 : New record high of 360 deaths

Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia today recorded a historic high of 360 deaths from Covid-19.

The Health Ministry in its daily Covid-19 updates said this brings the death toll to 10,749.

This is the first time the country’s Covid-19 daily fatalities breached the 300-mark after 257 individuals succumbed to the coronavirus on Aug 4.

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said there was a record-high 17,055 recoveries, bringing the total number of those discharged to 1,026,398.

There are now 225,393 active cases, with 1,095 patients being treated in intensive care and 571 requiring respiratory assistance.



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