Malaysia today recorded its most ever new Covid-19 cases in a single day with 9,180 cases, surpassing the 9,020 from about a month ago on May 29.
This is only the second time in the country’s history that new Covid-19 numbers have exceeded 9,000 cases in a 24-hour period.
The health ministry has reported a record high of 9,180 Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours.
The previous record was 9,020 on May 29.
In a tweet, health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the total number of infections now stands at 817,838.
Selangor recorded the highest number of cases with 4,400. Yesterday, it recorded 4,152 cases.
This was followed by Kuala Lumpur (1,271), Negeri Sembilan (899), Kedah (417), Sarawak (406), Sabah (323), Johor (315), Perak (241), Melaka (222), Pahang (214), Kelantan (151), Penang (142), Terengganu (82), Labuan (80), Putrajaya (16) and Perlis (1).