Malaysia has 57 new Covid-19 cases on Monday (Sept 21), with 49 coming from various clusters in Sabah, says the Health Ministry.
In a statement on Monday, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (pic) said of the 57 cases, 51 were local transmissions while six were imported cases.
On Monday, Malaysia also discharged 40 patients, which means the total number of recoveries is 9,395 or at a rate of 91.43%.
The total number of active cases in the country is now 751 cases.
Cumulatively, the country’s total number of Covid-19 cases since the outbreak began in January is 10,276.
Currently, nine people are being treated at intensive care units, with two of them requiring ventilator support.
No fatalities were reported, which means the Covid-19 death toll in the country remains at 130 or at a rate of 1.26%. - NST