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COVID-19 in Malaysia : 6978 Cases, 5646 Healed, 114 Dead

Malaysia today recorded 37 new COVID-19 cases and ONE death, and discharged 31 patients who have fully recovered!

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


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 31 More Patients Recovered!

As of 4:30 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 31 patients have fully recovered, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 5,646 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 80.9%.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 37 New Cases!

They identified 37 new COVID-19 cases today. This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 6978, with 1218 active cases.

They also shared that the number of COVID-19 cases in the ICU dropped by 2 to just 11, with no change in patients requiring respiratory support – just 6 at the current count.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states. Selangor maintained the highest total at 1,650 cases, followed by Kuala Lumpur with 1,588 cases, and Negeri Sembilan with 776 cases.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : ONE Death Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced ONE death today, which means a total of 114 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 1.63%.

Death #114 : Case 6942 was a 77 year-old Malaysian female, with a history of diabetes, hypertension and liver cancer. She was treated as a medical centre in Pahang, but passed away on 18 May 2020 at 3:09 AM.


COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far


Day 63 Of Movement Control Order In Malaysia

Today marks the 63rd day of the nationwide lockdown on travel, work and business in Malaysia, which was further extended until 9 May, 2020. It is also the 20th day of the 4th phase of the MCO, and the 15th day of the Conditional MCO (CMCO).

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.

From 4 May 2020 onwards, businesses will be allowed to reopen under the Conditional MCO (CMCO), with a new normal of restrictions on social distancing and other measures.

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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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The Malaysian government has so far announced eight Enhanced MCOs :

They also announced Semi Enhanced MCO for a section of Chow Kit, some residential areas in Selayang and Pudu.


COVID-19 : How To Keep Safe!

Here are a few simple steps to stay safe from COVID-19 :

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