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COVID-19 Malaysia : 13504 Cases, 10427 Healed, 141 Dead

Malaysia had another record day with 691 new COVID-19 cases and FOUR deaths but discharged 87 patients who fully recovered!

Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 6 October 2020…


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 87 More Patients Recovered!

At 5:30 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 87 patients fully recovered, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 10,427 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 77.2%.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 691 New Cases!

The surge continues with 691 new COVID-19 cases today – the highest recorded so far

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 13,504, with 2,936 active cases – a staggering increase of 600 cases, and the 2nd day Malaysia has above 2000 active cases for the 1st time during the Recovery MCO period.

They also shared that there are one fewer patient in the ICU – 31 cases right now, and no additional patients requiring respiratory support – 8 cases right now.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states. Sabah is at the top with 2,738 cases, followed by Kuala Lumpur with 2,707 cases, Selangor with 2,451 cases, and Kedah with 1,447 cases.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : FOUR Deaths Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced FOUR deaths today, which means a total of 141 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 1.04%.

Death #138 : Case 11154 was a 60 year-old Malaysian male, who was admitted to the Duchess of Kent Hospital in Sandakan on 25 September. The COVID-19 screening test came back positive on 26 September 2020. His condition deteriorated and he passed away on 4 October 2020 at 6:50 AM.

Death #139 : Case 12431 was a 60 year-old Malaysian male, who sought treatment at the Emergency and Trauma Department at Semporna Hospital on 1 September 2020. His COVID-19 screening test came back positive on 30 October 2020, and he passed away on 4 October 2020 at 5:05 AM.

Death #140 : Case 12432 was a 1 year-old Malaysian baby girl, who was taken to the Emergency and Trauma Department at Semporna Hospital on 1 October 2020. His condition was poor and she required ventilation. A COVID-19 screening test came back positive on 5 October 2020, and he passed away on 5 October 2020 at 4:25 PM.

Death #141 : Case 13067 was an 85 year-old Malaysian male, with a history of hypertension and mental illness. He was found unconscious at 7 AM on 5 September 2020 and brought to the Penang Hospital. He stopped breathing on arrival, and was confirmed dead at 7:50 AM that day. A COVID-19 screening test came back positive.


COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far


Day 117 Of COVID-19 RMCO In Malaysia

Today marks the 117th 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!

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