Before this, the highest number of new cases was 660.
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Malaysia has broken its own record again with 869 new cases of Covid-19 announced today. Worst still, all the new cases were local transmissions.
However, 90% of the cases were in areas that are under Targeted Movement Control Orders (TEMCO), Conditional Movement Control Orders, and prisons.
Broken down by states, the highest number of cases was detected in Sabah (451), followed by Penang (189), Selangor (159), Kedah (38) and Kuala Lumpur (15).
There were also 4 deaths recorded and 5 new clusters detected.
However, 302 Covid-19 patients recovered today.
Status Terkini COVID-19 Di Malaysia,— KKMalaysia🇲🇾 (@KKMPutrajaya) October 17, 2020
17 Okt 2020
Jumlah kes sembuh=12,561 kes
Kes baharu positif=869
(kes import=0, kes tempatan=869)
Jumlah positif=19,627 kes
Jumlah kes kematian=180 kes
Kes dirawat di ICU= 91 kes
Bantuan Alat Pernafasan= 30 kes pic.twitter.com/lLuNQhWovo
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