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COVID-19 Malaysia : 10,219 Cases, 9355 Healed, 130 Dead

Malaysia today reported 52 new COVID-19 cases, but NO death, and discharged 40 patients who fully recovered!

Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 20 September 2020…

 

COVID-19 In Malaysia : 40 More Patients Recovered!

At 5 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 40 patients fully recovered, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 9,355 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 91.6%.

 

COVID-19 In Malaysia : 52 New Cases!

They identified 52 new COVID-19 cases today :

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 10,219, with 734 active cases – an increase of 12 cases, and the 10th day Malaysia has above 500 active cases for the 1st time during the RMCO period.

They also shared that there are two fewer patients in the ICU – 10 cases right now, and no change in patients requiring respiratory support – 2 cases right now.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states. Kuala Lumpur is at the top with 2,633 cases, followed by Selangor with 2,210 cases, Sabah with 1080 cases, and Negeri Sembilan with 1,044 cases.

 

New Ara Cluster

The Ara  Cluster is a new COVID-19 cluster identified today in Penang.

The index case is a 44 year-old Malaysian male (Case 10024) who was detected as COVID-19 positive at the Sandakan International Gateway on 15 September 2020 on his arrival from Peninsular Malaysia.

Screening of his close contacts were carried out and a positive case was identified (Case 10217) – his niece/nephew, who has been admitted to the Penang Hospital for treatment.

As of 12 PM, 20 September 2020, a total of 16 individuals were screened with these results :

 

Selamat Cluster Update

The Selamat Cluster continues to generate new cases in Sabah. As of 12 PM on 20 September 2020, 2 new cases were reported out of 213 screenings :

 

LD Benteng Cluster Update

The LD Benteng Cluster continues to generate new cases. As of 12 PM on 20 September 2020, 27 new cases were detected out of 8,627 screenings :

Tawau

Lahad Datu

Sandakan

Out of all 8,627 screenings carried out :

Of the 578 positive cases :

 

COVID-19 In Malaysia : NO Death Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced NO death today, which means a total of 130 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 1.28%.

 

COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far

 

Day 101 Of COVID-19 RMCO In Malaysia

Today marks the 101st day of the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) which will last until 31 December, 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.

The Malaysian government has so far announced several 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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