New cases at 54, lowest so far


PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s fight against the Covid-19 pandemic continues to show positive results with recoveries on the uptrend and newly reported cases dropping.

Fifty-four new cases were reported today, the lowest number yet since the Movement Control Order (MCO) came into force.

There were also 135 recoveries today, which is more than double of new cases overnight.

Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said with the 135 recoveries, the total number of those fully recovered and discharged were 2,967 cases or 56.5 per cent of cumulative cases. – Bernama