MALAYSIA recorded 1,470 new positive Covid-19 cases bringing the total active cases to 16,711.
According to Health Ministry, there were 1,830 recoveries as of noon today, pushing the number of total recoveries to 304,492.
To date, the ministry said that there were 322,409 confirmed infections since the pandemic broke in Malaysia last January.
162 patients are currently being treated in the Intensive Care Units (ICU) with 70 of them requiring respiratory aids.
Three new deaths were reported, taking the total fatalities to 1,206.
Selangor reported the highest number of new cases with 551 cases (37.5 percent) followed by Sarawak with 222 cases (15.1 per cent) and Penang with 178 cases (12.1 per cent).