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COVID-19 Malaysia : 22225 Cases, 14351 Healed, 193 Dead

Malaysia reported 862 new COVID-19 cases and 3 deaths today, but also discharged 634 patients who fully recovered!

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


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 634 Patients Discharged!

At 6 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 634 patients fully recovered from COVID-19, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 14,351 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 64.6%.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 862 New Cases!

The surge continues with 865 new COVID-19 cases!

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 22,225, with 7,681 active cases – an increase of 225 cases, and the third day Malaysia has above 7000 active cases for the first time during the Recovery MCO period.

They also shared that there are four fewer patients in the ICU – 95 cases right now, and three fewer patients requiring respiratory support – 29 cases right now.

Here is the breakdown of cases, according to states . Sabah is at the top with 8,755 cases, followed by Selangor with 3,489 cases, Kuala Lumpur with 2,860 cases, and Kedah with 1,957 cases.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : THREE Deaths Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced THREE deaths today, which means a total of 187 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 0.87%.

Death #191 : Case 13,509 was a 78 year-old Malaysian male, with a history of hypertension, dyslipidemia, and heart disease. He passed away at the Tawau Hospital.

Death #192 : Case 14,987 was a 59 year-old Malaysian female, with a history of hypertension, diabetes, and chronic kidney disease. She died in the Tawau Hospital.

Death #193 : Case 22,036 was a 90 year-old Malaysian female, with a history of hypertension and heart disease. She passed away at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.


COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far


Day 131 Of COVID-19 RMCO In Malaysia

Today marks the 131st 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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