PETALING JAYA; The health ministry reported nine new Covid-19 deaths yesterday, according to its GitHub database, down from 14 previously.
The death toll now stands at 31,892.
One of the deaths was classified as brought-in-dead (BID).
Johor and Terengganu recorded three fatalities each while Perak, Sabah and Selangor had one each.
There were no deaths in the other states and federal territories.
As of midnight, there were 45,120 active cases, including 143 in intensive care units, 53 of whom require respiratory assistance.
There were also 2,814 recoveries reported.
The total number of Covid-19 cases recorded in Malaysia stands at 2,832,945 cases.