PUTRAJAYA: A total of 996 Covid-19 recoveries were reported in the past 24 hours in the country, which is higher than the 919 new cases recorded, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (pix).
He said this took the cumulative number of recoveries to 32,069 cases while the number of active cases was 11,419.
He added that of the 919 new cases today, 916 were local transmissions and the other three imported cases.
Of the local transmissions, Sabah continued to record the highest number with 318 cases, followed by Negeri Sembilan (240 cases), Selangor (174), Penang (63), Kuala Lumpur (47), Labuan (35), Sarawak (eight), Perak (nine), Johor (eight), Melaka (eight), Kedah (three), Kelantan (two) and Putrajaya (one), he said at the daily press conference on Covid-19 today.
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