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COVID-19 Malaysia : 9212 Cases, 8876 Recovered, 125 Dead

Malaysia today identified 12 new COVID-19 cases and NO death, and discharged 17 patients who fully recovered!

Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 17 August 2020…

 

COVID-19 In Malaysia : 17 More Patients Recovered!

At 5 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 17 patients fully recovered, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 8,876 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 96.4%.

 

COVID-19 In Malaysia : 12 New Cases!

They identified 12 new COVID-19 cases today :

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 9212, with 211 active cases – a drop of 5 cases, and the 3rd day Malaysia exceeded 200 active cases for the second time during the RMCO period.

They also shared that there is an additional patients in the ICU – 8 right now, and no additional patient requiring respiratory support – just 2 right now.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states. Kuala Lumpur is at the top with 2,544 cases, followed by Selangor with 2,150 cases, and Negeri Sembilan with 1,034 cases.

 

COVID-19 In Malaysia : NO Death Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced NO death today, which means a total of 125 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 1.36%.

 

COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far

 

Day 67 Of Recovery Movement Control Order In Malaysia

Today marks the 67th 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!

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

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