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COVID: Recoveries surpass new cases for 10 successive days

KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 (Bernama) — Malaysia’s COVID-19 recovered circumstances exceeded the variety of new infections for the tenth consecutive day when 14,423 recoveries had been recorded yesterday, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah mentioned.

In a press release in the present day, he mentioned 7,140 new circumstances had been reported on Monday, taking the cumulative variety of constructive circumstances to 4,396,165.

“Of the new cases, 3,639 (50.96 per cent) were in category two; 3,458 cases (48.43 per cent) in category one; 15 cases (0.21 per cent) in category five while categories three and four recorded 14 cases (0.20 per cent) each,” he mentioned.

Dr Noor Hisham additionally mentioned {that a} complete of 308 COVID-19 circumstances had been admitted to hospitals yesterday, comprising 171 circumstances (55.5 per cent) in classes three, 4 and 5, whereas 137 circumstances (44.5 per cent) in classes one and two.

On the utilization of well being amenities devoted to COVID-19 circumstances, he mentioned no state recorded over 50 per cent of mattress occupancy at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and Low-Risk Quarantine and Treatment Centre (PKRC).

In addition, he mentioned the variety of COVID-19 sufferers requiring ventilators decreased to 68, with the ventilator utilization price being 9 per cent.

Meanwhile, Dr Noor Hisham mentioned the nation’s infectivity price (Rt) stood at 0.88 with Selangor recording the very best Rt worth at 0.91.

No new cluster was recognized yesterday, whereas 114 clusters are nonetheless lively.

— BERNAMA

 

 



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