Malaysia reported 1063 new COVID-19 cases and 5 deaths, but discharged 1365 patients who fully recovered!
Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 16 March 2021…
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 1365 Patients Discharged!
On 16 March 2021, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 1365 patients fully recovered from COVID-19, and were discharged today!
That means a total of 309,612 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 95.0%.
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 1063 New Cases!
The third wave continues with 1063 new COVID-19 cases in Malaysia!
- 4 cases imported from overseas
– all 4 in KL
- 1059 local cases
– 323 cases in Selangor : 60 from existing clusters, 224 from close contact screening, 39 from assorted screening.
– 183 cases in Sarawak : 34 from existing clusters, 23 from new Jalan Kampung Hilir, Nanga Buloh and Jalan Sanyan clusters, 102 from close contact screening, 24 from assorted screening
– 175 cases in Penang : 69 from existing clusters, 83 from close contact screening, 23 from assorted screening
– 91 cases in Johor : 54 from existing clusters, 16 from close contact screening, 21 from assorted screening
– 82 cases in KL : 15 from existing clusters, 3 from new Jalan Taiping Cluster, 33 from close contact screening, 31 from assorted screening
– 67 cases in Kelantan : 8 from existing clusters, 7 from new Banggol Chicha Cluster, 42 from close contact screening, 10 from assorted screening
– 38 cases in Sabah : 8 from existing clusters, 21 from close contact screening, 9 from assorted screening
– 32 cases in Kedah : 17 from existing clusters, 9 from close contact screening, 6 from assorted screening
– 24 cases in Perak : 12 from existing clusters, 8 from close contact screening, 4 from assorted screening
– 23 cases in Terengganu : 10 from existing clusters, 12 from close contact screening, 1 from assorted screening
– 17 cases in Negeri Sembilan : 10 from existing clusters, 5 from close contact screening, 2 from assorted screening
– 2 cases in Pahang : from existing clusters
– 1 case in Melaka : from assorted screening
– 1 case in Labuan : from assorted screening
This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 326,034, with 15,204 active cases – a big drop of 307 cases.
They also shared that there are 3 fewer patients in the ICU – 152 cases right now, and 2 fewer patients requiring respiratory support – 68 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 109,698 cases, followed by Sabah with 53,970 cases, Johor with 39,295 cases, and Kuala Lumpur with 36,566 cases.
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 5 Deaths Today
The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced 5 deaths today. That means a total of 1,218 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 0.37%.
Death #1214 : Case 250358 was a 74 year-old Malaysian male, with history of diabetes, hypertension and chronic kidney disease. He passed away at the KL Hospital.
Death #1215 : Case 279742 was a 72 year-old Malaysian male, with history of hypertension and heart disease. He passed away at the Sibu Hospital in Sarawak.
Death #1216 : Case 300649 was a 69 year-old Malaysian male, with history of diabetes and hypertension. He passed away at the Sibu Hospital in Sarawak.
Death #1217 : Case 310336 was a 83 year-old Malaysian male, with history of diabetes and hypertension. He passed away at the Serdang Hospital in Selangor.
Death #1218 : Case 314674 was a 84 year-old Malaysian male, with history of hypertension, heart disease and COPD. He passed away at the Sibu Hospital in Sarawak.
Day 63 Of CMCO / RMCO 2.0 In Malaysia
Under CMCO / RMCO 2.0, inter-district travel is allowed, but not interstate travel. And businesses are allowed to operate, subject to SOP.
Recommended : MCO 2.0 Over, Now CMCO + RMCO Until 18 March 2021!
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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- Dining In Pahang Limited To 1 Hour Per Customer!
- NO NEED To Scan MySejahtera Every Hour While Dining!
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