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COVID-19 in Malaysia : 6298 Cases, 4413 Healed, 105 Dead

Malaysia today recorded 122 new COVID-19 cases and TWO deaths, but also discharged 87 patients who have fully recovered!

Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 3 May 2020…


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 87 More Patients Recovered!

As of 4:30 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 116 patients have fully recovered, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 4,413 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 70.0%.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 122 New Cases!

They identified 122 new COVID-19 cases today, of which 52 cases were from overseas. This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 6298, with 1780 active cases.

They also shared that the number of COVID-19 cases in the ICU dropped to 27, with one additional patient requiring respiratory support – 13 at the current count.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states (as of yesterday). Selangor maintained the highest total at 1,518 cases, followed by Kuala Lumpur with 1,278 cases, and Johor with 667 cases.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : TWO Deaths Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced TWO deaths today, which means a total of 105 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 1.67%.

Death #104 : Case 5539 was a 82 year-old Malaysian male with a history of hypertension and heart disease. He was admitted to the Sungai Buloh Hospital on 22 April 2020, but passed away on 2 May 2020 at 6:29 PM.

Death #105 : Case 5837 was a 64 year-old Malaysian male with a history of diabetes, hypertension and kidney disease. He was admitted to the Tuanku Ja’afar Hospital in Seremban on 27 April 2020, but passed away on 3 May 2020 at 9:46 AM.


COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far


Day 47 Of Movement Control Order In Malaysia

Today marks the 47th day of the nationwide lockdown on travel, work and business in Malaysia, which on 23 April was further extended until 12 May, 2020. It is also the 5th day of the 4th phase of the MCO.

During this time, all government and private offices and businesses will be closed, except those providing essential services. But up to two persons may go out to purchase essentials, or seek healthcare.

On 4 May 2020, businesses will be allowed to reopen, with a new normal of restrictions on social distancing and other measures.

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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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