M’sia reports no COVID-19 death for 7th consecutive day

PUTRAJAYA, May 29 (NNN-BERNAMA) — No COVID-19 fatalities have been reported in Malaysia for seven consecutive days, keeping the death toll at 115, or 1.49 per cent of the total number of positive cases, said Health director-general Datuk Seri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.

He said 66 cases had recovered and were discharged today, bringing the cumulative figure for recoveries to 6,235, or 80.6 per cent of the total cases.

“A total of 103 new cases were reported today, bringing the cumulative number in Malaysia to 7,732.

“This means the number of active COVID-19 cases with infectivity is 1,382,” he told a daily news conference on COVID-19 here today.