Malaysia reported 2253 new COVID-19 cases and 11 deaths, but also discharged 3085 patients who fully recovered!
Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 26 February 2021…
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 3085 Patients Discharged!
On 26 February 2021, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 3085 patients fully recovered from COVID-19, and were discharged today!
That means a total of 266,846 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 90.2%.
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 2253 New Cases!
The third wave continues with 2253 new COVID-19 cases in Malaysia!
- 7 cases imported from overseas
– 4 in KL, 2 in Selangor, 1 in Johor
- 2246 local cases
– 631 cases in Selangor : 108 from existing clusters, 35 from new Freesia construction site, Teknologi Emas, Jalan Jenjarum and Bukit Putra clusters, 377 from close contact screening, 111 from assorted screening
– 545 cases in Perak : 538 from existing clusters, 1 from new Kampung Columbia Cluster, 2 from close contact screening, 4 from assorted screening
– 275 cases in Johor : 63 from existing clusters, 64 from new Simpang Tiga Muar and Jalan Mega Satu clusters, 75 from close contact screening, 73 from assorted screening
– 250 cases in Sarawak : 83 from existing clusters, 113 from close contact screening, 54 from assorted screening
– 129 cases in Sabah : 43 from existing clusters, 6 from new Merotai Besar Cluster, 56 from close contact screening, 24 from assorted screening
– 118 cases in KL : 17 from existing clusters, 46 from close contact screening, 55 from assorted screening
– 93 cases in Penang : 28 from existing clusters, 5 from new Genting Terang Cluster, 19 from close contact screening, 41 from assorted screening
– 73 cases in Kelantan : 29 from existing clusters, 4 from new Kampung Telekong Cluster, 25 from close contact screening, 15 from assorted screening
– 68 cases in Negeri Sembilan : 38 from existing clusters, 10 from close contact screening, 20 from assorted screening
– 25 cases in Kedah : 2 from existing clusters, 5 from close contact screening, 18 from assorted screening
– 21 cases in Pahang : 15 from existing clusters, 2 from close contact screening, 4 from assorted screening
– 13 cases in Melaka : 9 from existing clusters, 3 from close contact screening, 1 from assorted screening
– 4 cases in Perlis : all from assorted screening
– 1 cases in Terengganu : from existing cluster
This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 295,951, with 27,994 active cases – a big drop of 843 cases.
They also shared that there are 4 fewer patients in the ICU – 201 cases right now, and 2 additional patients requiring respiratory support – 93 cases right now.
COVID-19 In Malaysia : Cases Breakdown By State
Here is the breakdown of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia, according to states.
Selangor is at the top with 98,117 cases, followed by Sabah with 52,595 cases, Johor with 35,303 cases, and Kuala Lumpur with 34,519 cases.
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 11 Deaths Today
The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced 11 deaths today. That means a total of 1,111 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 0.37%.
Death #1101 : Case 152879 was a 68 year-old Malaysian male, with history of hypertension and COPD. He passed away at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Sabah.
Death #1102 : Case 261585 was a 55 year-old Malaysian male, with history of diabetes and hypertension. He passed away at the Bintulu Hospital in Sarawak.
Death #1103 : Case 288450 was a 72 year-old Malaysian male, who passed away at the Ampang Hospital in Selangor.
Death #1104 : Case 288785 was a 78 year-old Malaysian male, with history of diabetes and hypertension. He passed away at the KL Hospital.
Death #1105 : Case 288796 was a 40 year-old Malaysian female, with history of diabetes, hypertension, asthma, obesity and heart disease. She passed away at the KL Hospital.
Death #1106 : Case 288799 was a 61 year-old Malaysian male, with history of diabetes, hypertension, heart disease and chronic kidney disease. His body was brought to the KL Hospital.
Death #1107 : Case 289104 was a 78 year-old Malaysian male, with history of hypertension, dyslipidemia and gout. He passed away at the Sultanah Aminah Hospital in Johor.
Death #1108 : Case 293403 was a 59 year-old Malaysian male, with history of diabetes, hypertension, gout and chronic kidney disease. His body was brought to the Kuching General Hospital in Sarawak.
Death #1109 : Case 289534 was a 61 year-old foreign female, whose body was brought to the KL Hospital.
Death #1110 : Case 289537 was a 44 year-old foreign male, whose body was brought to the KL Hospital.
Death #1111 : Case 289538 was a 36 year-old foreign male, whose body was brought to the KL Hospital.
Day 45 Of MCO 2.0 In Malaysia
Today marks the 45th day of the Movement Control Order 2.0 (MCO 2.0) which will last until 4 March, 2021.
Under MCO 2.0, only critical businesses are allowed to reopen, with interstate and inter-district travel restrictions.
Public events, entertainment outlet and group sports are forbidden. Even schools are closed with education mostly conducted online.
Recommended : Follow This MCO 2.0 SOP Or Get Fined Up To RM 1K!
COVID-19 : How To Keep Safe!
Here are a few simple steps to stay safe from COVID-19 :
- Avoid suspected cases or disease hotspots, like hospitals, if possible!
- Avoid public events and crowds
- Keep our hands clean with soap or hand sanitiser
- If you need to wear a surgical mask, make sure you put it on and remove it properly!
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- Ampang Jaya Police HQ Closed After COVID-19 Cases!
- Pos Malaysia : No Road Tax Renewal Until April 2021!
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- Village Grocer Subang Parade : Yet Another COVID-19 Case!
- Village Grocer EkoCheras Employee Positive For COVID-19!
- All Schools In Malaysia To Reopen In March / April 2021!
- IKEA Cheras : Multiple Staff + Partners Positive For COVID-19!
- MCO U-Turn : No More Limit Of 2 Persons Per Table / Car!
- Village Grocer Subang Parade : Another COVID-19 Case!
- 10 KM Limit Lifted, But No Interstate / Inter-District Travel!
- MCO / CMCO / RMCO : Extended To 4 March 2021!
- Bagan Specialist Centre : 5 Staff Positive For COVID-19!
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