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COVID-19 in Malaysia : 5182 Cases, 2766 Healed, 84 Dead

Malaysia today recorded 110 new COVID-19 cases and ONE death, but also discharged 119 patients who have fully recovered!

Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 16 April 2020…


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 119 More Patients Recovered!

As of 5 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 119 patients have fully recovered, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 2766 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 53.3%.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 110 New Cases!

They identified 110 new COVID-19 cases today – raising the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 5182, with 2332 active cases.

They also shared that the number of COVID-19 cases in the ICU maintained 56, with three fewer patients requiring respiratory support – 29 at the current count.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states. Selangor maintains the highest total at 1,329 cases, followed by Kuala Lumpur with 952 cases, and Johor with 614 cases.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : ONE Death Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced ONE death today, which means a total of 84 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 1.62%.

84th Death : Case 4711 was a 66 year-old Malaysian male, with a history of hypertension and heart disease. He was admitted to the Kuala Lumpur Hospital on 9 April 2020, but passed away on 15 April 2020 at 12:55 PM.


COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far


Day 30 Of Movement Control Order In Malaysia

Today marks the 30th day of the nationwide lockdown on travel, work and business in Malaysia, which on 10 April was further extended until 28 April, 2020. Today is also the first day of the third phase of the MCO.

During this time, all government and private offices and businesses will be closed, except those providing essential services.

Malaysians are to restrict their movement during this lockdown, with only a single person in each vehicle. All shops are also closed, except supermarkets, grocery shops and convenience stores selling essential items.

Schools, colleges, universities, cinemas, and so on, remain closed. Cafes and restaurants will be closed for dine-in patrons, but you will be able to take-away food, or have them delivered to you.

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Recommended : Malaysia COVID-19 Lockdown : Frequently Asked Questions!

The Malaysian government has so far announced four Enhanced MCOs :


COVID-19 : How To Keep Safe!

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