PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia recorded 1,937 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday (Dec 12), with Selangor recording the highest number of cases at 823.
Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the country also reported nine new fatalities, bringing the death toll up to 411.
Malaysia also discharged 911 patients, which means the total of recoveries is 68,084, or at a rate of 82.8%.
The total number of active cases in the country is now at 13,751.
Cumulatively, the country’s total number of cases since the outbreak began in January is 82,246 cases.
Currently, 121 people are being treated at intensive care units, with 66 of them requiring ventilator support.