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COVID-19 Malaysia : 9235 Cases, 8925 Recovered, 125 Dead

Malaysia today identified 16 new COVID-19 casesNO death, and discharged 23 patients who fully recovered!

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


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 23 More Patients Recovered!

At 5 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 23 patients fully recovered, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 8,925 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 96.6%.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 16 New Cases!

They identified 16 new COVID-19 cases today :

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 9235, with 185 active cases – a drop of 7 cases, and the second day Malaysia dropped below 200 active cases for the third time during the RMCO period.

They also shared that there is one fewer patient in the ICU – 7 right now, and one additional patient requiring respiratory support – 3 right now.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states. Kuala Lumpur is at the top with 2,551 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 1.35%.


COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far


Day 69 Of Recovery Movement Control Order In Malaysia

Today marks the 69th 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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