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COVID-19 Malaysia : 8779 Cases, 8553 Recovered, 123 Dead

Malaysia today recorded 15 new COVID-19 cases and ONE death, and discharged 7 patients who fully recovered!

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


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 7 More Patients Recovered!

At 5 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 7 patients have fully recovered, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 8,553 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 97.4%.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 15 New Cases!

They identified a small surge of 15 new COVID-19 cases today :

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 8779, with 103 active cases – an increase of 7 cases, and the first time Malaysia exceeded 100 new cases after 17 days below 100, after the MCO started.

They also shared that the number of COVID-19 cases in the ICU increased by one to just 2, with a new patient requiring respiratory support – 1 right now.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states. Kuala Lumpur is at the top with 2,450 cases, followed by Selangor with 2,103 cases, and Negeri Sembilan with 1,027 cases.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : ONE Death Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced ONE death today, which means a total of 123 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 1.40%.

Death #123 was Case 8770 – a 72 year-old male resident of a senior care home, with history of chronic hypertension and stroke. He started presenting with a fever and cough on 10 July, and passed away on arrival at the emergency ward at the Enche’ Besar Hajjah Khalsom Hospital, on 17 July 2020.


COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far


Day 39 Of Recovery Movement Control Order In Malaysia

Today marks the 39th day of the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) which will last until 31 August, 2020.

Under RMCO, most businesses are allowed to reopen, with a new normal of restrictions on social distancing and other measures.

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Interstate travel is now allowed (except to Enhanced MCO / administrative restricted areas), as well as many sports facilities. However, entertainment outlets, theme parks and cinemas are still not allowed.

The Malaysian government has so far announced eight Enhanced MCOs :

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


COVID-19 : How To Keep Safe!

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