COVID-19: HIGHEST DAILY RECOVERIES OF 4,427 RECORDED, 3,346 NEW CASES
24 JAN 2021
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia recorded 4,427 daily recoveries today, its highest ever, while new COVID-19 cases remained at four digits with 3,346, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
He said the recoveries resulted in the number of active cases dropping to 41,677 compared to 42,769 yesterday, while nine more clusters were detected today, including eight linked to workplaces.
"Selangor reported the highest number of daily cases with 950, followed by Sabah (431 cases), Kuala Lumpur (390), Johor (378), Sarawak (255), Terengganu (179), Negeri Sembilan (160) and Melaka (152).
"Penang, meanwhile, had 90 cases, Kedah (85), Kelantan (77); Pahang (63); Labuan (49); Perak (46); Putrajaya (38) and Perlis (three),” he said in a statement on COVID-19 development today. -Bernama