Malaysia reported 1576 new COVID-19 cases and 2 deaths, but discharged 1996 patients who fully recovered!
Here are the COVID-19 updates for Malaysia on 19 March 2021…
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 1996 Patients Discharged!
On 19 March 2021, the Malaysia Ministry of Health announced that another 1996 patients fully recovered from COVID-19, and were discharged today!
That means a total of 314,457 COVID-19 patients have fully recovered in Malaysia so far! That’s a recovery rate of 95.3%.
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 1576 New Cases!
The third wave continues with 1576 new COVID-19 cases in Malaysia!
- 11 cases imported from overseas
– 10 in KL, 1 in Selangor
- 1565 local cases
– 407 cases in Sarawak : 221 from existing clusters, 161 from close contact screening, 25 from assorted screening.
– 347 cases in Selangor : 36 from existing clusters, 52 from new Bandar Baru, Persiaran Hemisfera and Persiaran Cybersouth construction site clusters, 189 from close contact screening, 70 from assorted screening
– 182 cases in Penang : 29 from existing clusters, 89 from new DTI Juru Cluster, 12 from close contact screening, 52 from assorted screening
– 165 cases in KL : 62 from existing clusters, 51 from new Lorong Nibong, Jalan Besar Kepong, DTI Jalan Duta and Jalan Daun clusters, 31 from close contact screening, 21 from assorted screening
– 137 cases in Johor : 19 from existing clusters, 58 from new Jalan Industri Sofa, Lorong Usaha Utama, Sungai Berumbung and Jalan Dahlia 22 clusters, 35 from close contact screening, 25 from assorted screening
– 100 cases in Perak : 96 from existing clusters, 2 from close contact screening, 2 from assorted screening
– 54 cases in Melaka : 42 from existing clusters, 10 from close contact screening, 2 from assorted screening
– 52 cases in Kelantan : 26 from existing clusters, 21 from close contact screening, 5 from assorted screening
– 41 cases in Negeri Sembilan : 32 from existing clusters, 6 from close contact screening, 3 from assorted screening
– 33 cases in Sabah : 6 from existing clusters, 19 from close contact screening, 8 from assorted screening
– 25 cases in Kedah : 9 from existing clusters, 6 from close contact screening, 10 from assorted screening
– 13 cases in Pahang : 10 from close contact screening, 3 from assorted screening
– 6 cases in Terengganu : 4 from existing clusters, 2 from close contact screening
– 2 cases in Labuan : both from assorted screening
– 1 case in Putrajaya : from assorted screening
This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia to 330,042, with 14,360 active cases – a big drop of 422 cases.
They also shared that there are 4 fewer patients in the ICU – 151 cases right now, and 3 additional patients requiring respiratory support – 57 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 110,898 cases, followed by Sabah with 54,107 cases, Johor with 39,743 cases, and Kuala Lumpur with 36,874 cases.
COVID-19 In Malaysia : 2 Deaths Today
The Malaysia Ministry of Health announced 2 deaths today. That means a total of 1,225 people have died from COVID-19 in Malaysia – a mortality rate of 0.37%.
Death #1224 : Case 273418 was a 71 year-old Malaysian male, with history of diabetes, hypertension, heart disease and chronic kidney disease. He passed away at the Sungai Buloh Hospital in Selangor.
Death #1225 : Case 298030 was a 55 year-old Malaysian male, who passed away at the Sibu Hospital in Sarawak.
Day 66 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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- 1225 COVID-19 Deaths In Malaysia As Of 19 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!
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