Malaysia reported 1213 new COVID-19 cases and 3 deaths, but discharged 1503 patients who fully recovered!
Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 18 March 2021…
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 1503 Patients Discharged!
On 18 March 2021, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 1503 patients fully recovered from COVID-19, and were discharged today!
That means a total of 313,461 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 95.1%.
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 1213 New Cases!
The third wave continues with 1213 new COVID-19 cases in Malaysia!
- 6 cases imported from overseas
– 4 in KL, 2 in Selangor
- 1207 local cases
– 351 cases in Selangor : 79 from existing clusters, 4 from new Persiaran Sunsuria and Persiaran Setia construction site clusters, 189 from close contact screening, 79 from assorted screening.
– 303 cases in Sarawak : 15 from existing clusters, 108 from new Sungai Atap and Semuja Immigration Depot clusters, 153 from close contact screening, 27 from assorted screening
– 142 cases in Johor : 17 from existing clusters, 47 from new Jalan Wawasan Sembilan Cluster, 48 from close contact screening, 30 from assorted screening
– 104 cases in Penang : 4 from existing clusters, 21 from close contact screening, 79 from assorted screening
– 75 cases in KL : 3 from existing clusters, 46 from close contact screening, 26 from assorted screening
– 73 cases in Sabah : 13 from existing clusters, 12 from new Kampung Padang Tembak and Melamam clusters, 18 from close contact screening, 30 from assorted screening
– 39 cases in Perak : 28 from existing clusters, 3 from new Jalan Asuhan Cluster, 5 from close contact screening, 3 from assorted screening
– 38 cases in Kedah : 6 from existing clusters, 3 from new Bunga Tanjung Bendahara Cluster, 13 from close contact screening, 16 from assorted screening
– 23 cases in Negeri Sembilan : 7 from existing clusters, 14 from close contact screening, 2 from assorted screening
– 20 cases in Kelantan : 7 from existing clusters, 9 from close contact screening, 4 from assorted screening
– 15 cases in Terengganu : 14 from existing clusters, 1 from assorted screening
– 14 cases in Pahang : 12 from existing clusters, 2 from close contact screening
– 8 cases in Melaka : 6 from existing clusters, 1 from close contact screening, 1 from assorted screening
– 2 cases in Labuan : all from assorted screening
This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 328,466, with 14,782 active cases – a big drop of 293 cases.
They also shared that there are 1 additional patient in the ICU – 155 cases right now, and 10 fewer patients requiring respiratory support – 54 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 110,550 cases, followed by Sabah with 54,074 cases, Johor with 39,606 cases, and Kuala Lumpur with 36,699 cases.
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 3 Deaths Today
The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced 2 deaths today. That means a total of 1,223 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 0.37%.
Death #1221 : Case 285647 was a 59 year-old Malaysian female, who passed away at the Sibu Hospital in Sarawak.
Death #1222 : Case 288898 was a 82 year-old Malaysian male, with history of hypertension, heart disease and chronic kidney disease. He passed away at the Kudat Hospital in Sabah.
Death #1223 : Case 323697 was a 60 year-old Malaysian male, with history of hypertension, gout and heart disease. He passed away at the Raja Perempuan Zainab II Hospital in Kelantan.
Day 65 Of CMCO / RMCO 2.0 In Malaysia
Today marks the 65th day of the CMCO / RMCO 2.0 which will last until 31 March, 2021.
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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- 1223 COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia As Of 18 March 2021
- CMCO + RMCO Extension + Changes Until 31 March 2021!
- Dining In Pahang Limited To 1 Hour Per Customer!
- NO NEED To Scan MySejahtera Every Hour While Dining!
- MySejahtera Now Shows Correct Vaccination Dates!
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- MySejahtera : No Need To Register Again For Vaccination!
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