COVID-19 Malaysia : 40209 Cases, 28234 Healed, 286 Dead

Malaysia reported 852 new COVID-19 cases and 4 deaths today, but also discharged 825 patients who fully recovered!

Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 8 November 2020…

COVID-19 Malaysia : 40209 Cases, 28234 Healed, 286 Dead

 

COVID-19 In Malaysia : 825 Patients Discharged!

At 6:30 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 825 patients fully recovered from COVID-19, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 28,234 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 70.2%.

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COVID-19 In Malaysia : 852 New Cases!

The surge continues with 852 new COVID-19 cases in Malaysia!

  • 13 cases imported from overseas (8 citizens and 5 foreigners)
    – 3 cases each :
     Indonesia, Saudi Arabia
    – 2 cases : Nepal
    – 1 case each : Morocco, UAE, UK, Turkey, South Korea
  • 839 local cases
    – 524 cases in Sabah
    : 89 from existing clusters, 338 from close contact screening, 97 from assorted screening
    – 136 cases in Selangor : 44 from existing clusters, 1 from new Ikhtisas Cluster, 44 from close contact screening, 1 from SARI screening, 46 from assorted screening
    – 104 cases in Negeri Sembilan : 86 from existing clusters, 7 from new Ikhtisas Cluster, 8 from close contact screening, 1 from SARI screening, 2 from assorted screening
    – 23 cases in Labuan : 2 from existing clusters, 1 from close contact screening, 20 from assorted screening
    – 18 cases in Penang : 17 from existing clusters, 1 from close contact screening
    11 cases in KL : 1 from existing cluster, 6 from close contact screening, 4 from assorted screening
    – 7 cases in Perak : all from existing clusters
    – 5 cases in Melaka : 3 from new Berendam Cluster, 2 from close contact screening
    3 cases in Kedah : 2 from existing clusters, 1 from assorted screening
    – 2 cases in Sarawak : all from assorted screening
    – 2 cases in Putrajaya : all from existing clusters
    – 2 cases in Kelantan : all from assorted screening
    – 1 case in Johor : screening of returnee from high-risk area, Sabah
    – 1 case in Terengganu : from existing cluster

Here is the breakdown of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia, according to states. Sabah is at the top with 20,422 cases, followed by Selangor with 6,149 cases, Kuala Lumpur with 3,175 cases, and Kedah with 2,209 cases.

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 40,209, with 11,689 active cases – an increase of 23 cases, and the third day Malaysia went above 11,000 active cases during the Recovery MCO period.

They also shared that there are 7 additional patients in the ICU – 94 cases right now, and no change in patients requiring respiratory support – 32 cases right now.

 

COVID-19 In Malaysia : FOUR Deaths Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced FOUR deaths today, which means a total of 286 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 0.70%.

Death #283 : Case 36,983 was a 66 year-old Malaysian male, with a history of heart disease. He passed away at the Duchess of Kent Hospital in Sabah.

Death #284 : Case 18,815 was a 81 year-old Malaysian female, with a history of hypertension and breast cancer. She passed away at the Tawau Hospital in Sabah.

Death #285 : Case 16,848 was a 62 year-old Malaysian male, who died in the Raja Permaisuri Bainun Hospital in Perak.

Death #286 : Case 34,174 was a 62 year-old Malaysian female, with a history of diabetes, hypertension and chronic kidney disease. She died in the Penang Hospital.

COVID-19 in Malaysia : 224 Healthcare Workers Infected

 

COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia So Far

 

Day 150 Of COVID-19 RMCO In Malaysia

Today marks the 150th 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 :

  • Avoid suspected cases or disease hotpots, like hospitals, if possible!
  • Avoid public events and crowds
  • Keep our hands clean with soap or hand sanitiser
  • Keep our home, office, vehicles, etc. clean
  • If you need to wear a surgical mask, make sure you put it on and remove it properly!
  • Wash your food with water (and soap) after purchase and before preparation

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