Malaysia has recorded 11 new COVID-19 cases today which brings the total number of infections to 9,317. There are no new deaths reported for 29 straight days and the death toll remains at 125.
According to the Ministry of Health, there are 8 new recoveries and a total of 9,038 patients have recovered and discharged so far. The recovery rate is currently 97.01% while the mortality rate is 1.34%.
There are 154 active cases remaining which are isolated and receiving treatment. 8 patients remain in ICU with 6 of them require respiratory support.
Out of the 11 new cases today, 10 are imported while 1 is transmitted locally. The imported cases consist of 6 Malaysians returning from India, 2 foreigners arriving from India, and 1 foreigner each from Indonesia and Qatar.
The only local case is reported in Sarawak and it was detected via pre-surgery screening. There are no new cases reported from active COVID-19 clusters.