COVID-19 Malaysia : 56659 Cases, 42480 Healed, 337 Dead

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Malaysia reported a record 1884 new COVID-19 cases and 2 deaths today, but also discharged 883 patients who fully recovered!

Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 23 November 2020…

COVID-19 Malaysia : 56659 Cases, 42480 Healed, 337 Dead


COVID-19 In Malaysia : 1884 Patients Discharged!

At 6 PM today, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 883 patients fully recovered from COVID-19, and were discharged today!

That means a total of 42,480 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 75.0%.

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COVID-19 In Malaysia : 1884 New Cases!

The third wave continues with a record 1184 new COVID-19 cases in Malaysia!

  • 2 cases imported from overseas
    – 1 case in KL
    – 1 case in Johor
  • 1882 local cases
    – 1203 cases in Selangor
     : 1099 from existing clusters, 77 from close contact screening, 27 from assorted screening
    – 289 cases in Sabah : 52 from existing clusters, 164 from close contact screening, 73 from assorted screening
    – 195 cases in KL : 107 from existing clusters, 80 from new Bintang and Indah Mas clusters, 8 from assorted screening
    – 81 cases in Perak : 38 from existing clusters, 38 from new Teja Kasih Cluster, 4 from close contact screening, 1 from assorted screening
    – 41 cases in Negeri Sembilan : 39 from existing clusters, 2 from close contact screening
    – 14 cases in Johor : 3 from existing clusters, 4 from new Kobena Cluster, 7 from close contact screening
    – 12 cases in Penang : 7 from existing clusters, 2 from close contact screening, 3 from assorted screening
    9 cases in Kelantan : 7 from existing clusters, 2 from assorted screening
    – 1 case in Putrajaya : from assorted screening
    – 1 case in Perlis : from assorted screening

Here is the breakdown of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia, according to states. Sabah is at the top with 26,387 cases, followed by Selangor with 10,955 cases, Kuala Lumpur with 5,056 cases, and Negeri Sembilan with 3,985 cases.

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 56,659, with 13,842 active cases – a shocking increase of 999 cases, and the 3rd day Malaysia has more than 13,000 active cases during the Recovery MCO period.

They also shared that there are 9 additional patients in the ICU – 115 cases right now, and 2 additional patients requiring respiratory support – 48 cases right now.


COVID-19 In Malaysia : TWO Deaths Today

The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced TWO deaths today, which means a total of 337 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 0.59%.

Death #336 : Case 51858 was an 80 year-old Malaysian male, who passed away at the Duchess of Kent Hospital in Sabah.

Death #337 : Case 53951 was a 58 year-old Malaysian female, with a history of hypertension, heart disease and Chronic Obstructive Airway Disease (COAD). She passed away at the Women & Children’s Hospital in Sabah.

COVID-19 in Malaysia : 224 Healthcare Workers Infected


Day 165 Of COVID-19 RMCO In Malaysia

Today marks the 165th 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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