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COVID-19 Malaysia : 18129 Cases, 12014 Healed, 170 Dead

Malaysia today reported 589 new COVID-19 cases and THREE deaths, but also discharged 409 patients who fully recovered!

Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 15 October 2020…


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 409 Patients Discharged!

At 6 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 409 patients fully recovered from COVID-19, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 12,014 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 66.3%.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 589 New Cases!

The surge continues with 589 new COVID-19 cases

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 18,129, with 5,945 active cases – an increase of 177 cases, and the fourth day Malaysia has above 5000 active cases for the first time during the Recovery MCO period.

They also shared that there are five fewer patients in the ICU – 105 cases right now, and four fewer patients requiring respiratory support – 31 cases right now.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states. Sabah is at the top with 5,797 cases, followed by Selangor with 2,964 cases, Kuala Lumpur with 2,814 cases, and Kedah with 1,883 cases.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : THREE Deaths Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced THREE deaths today, which means a total of 170 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 0.94%.

Death #168 : Case 12,170 was a 54 year-old Malaysian female with a history of hypertension, diabetes, heart disease and thyroid disease. She passed away in the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Death #169 : Case 15,303 was a 68 year-old Malaysian male with a history of diabetes. He passed away in the Tawau Hospital.

Death #170 : Case 13,844 was a 100 year-old Malaysian female who passed away in the Duchess of Kent Hospital.


COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far


Day 126 Of COVID-19 RMCO In Malaysia

Today marks the 126th 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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