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COVID-19 Malaysia : 16880 Cases, 11372 Healed, 163 Dead

Malaysia today reported a shocking 660 new COVID-19 cases and FOUR deaths, but also discharged 350 patients who fully recovered!

Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 13 October 2020…


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 350 Patients Discharged!

At 6:30 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 350 patients fully recovered from COVID-19, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 11,372 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 67.4%.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 660 New Cases!

The surge continues with a shocking 660 new COVID-19 cases today

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 16,880, with 5,345 active cases – an increase of 306 cases, and the second day Malaysia has above 5000 active cases for the 1st time during the Recovery MCO period.

They also shared that there are 3 additional patients in the ICU – 101 cases right now, and 3 additional patients requiring respiratory support – 32 cases right now.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states. Sabah is at the top with 5,064 cases, followed by Kuala Lumpur with 2,792 cases, Selangor with 2,746 cases, and Kedah with 1,739 cases.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : FOUR Deaths Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced FOUR deaths today, which means a total of 163 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 0.97%.

Death #160 : Case 16,315 was an 84 year-old Malaysian female with a history of hypertension and hyperlipidemia. She passed away in the Duchess of Kent Hospital.

Death #161 : Case 16,316 was an 83 year-old Malaysian male with a history of hypertension, diabetes and hyperlipidemia. He passed away in the Duchess of Kent Hospital.

Death #162 : Case 16,662 was a 36 year-old foreign female with a history of tuberculosis. She passed away in the Semporna Hospital.

Death #163 : Case 16,663 was a 59 year-old Malaysian male with a history of chronic kidney disease. He passed away in the Tawau Hospital.


COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far


Day 124 Of COVID-19 RMCO In Malaysia

Today marks the 124th 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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