18 October COVID-19 Cases Update
KUALA LUMPUR, October 18 — The Ministry of Health (MoH) announced that there were a total of 5,434 new cases reported up till 12pm today, pushing the cumulative figure for positive cases in Malaysia to 2,396,121.
The ministry also reported that 8,435 patients had recovered and discharged today, bringing the cumulative figure for recoveries to 2,278,955 so far.
Unfortunately, 72 new deaths were registered today, resulting in a total death toll of 27,993.
Sehingga 18 Oktober 2021: Jumlah kes COVID-19 yang dilaporkan adalah 5434 kes (2.396,121 kes)— Noor Hisham Abdullah (@DGHisham) October 18, 2021
Maklumat terperinci akan dimuatnaik ke laman COVIDNOW: https://t.co/aIQttvCbIP
Data setiap hari bagi laman COVIDNOW adalah dikemaskini sekaligus selepas tengah malam.
Kenyataan Akhbar KPK 18 Oktober 2021 – Situasi Semasa Jangkitan Penyakit Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) di Malaysia https://t.co/Y7g27gnUfZ— Noor Hisham Abdullah (@DGHisham) October 18, 2021
Top 5 states with the most cases today:
Selangor +800, Johor +698, Sarawak +694, Kelantan +643, Sabah +497
The number of patients now in intensive care units (ICU) stood at 682. Meanwhile, there are 357 patients on ventilator support.
15 new Covid-19 clusters were reported. The total number of clusters recorded to date is 5687.
Data as of 18 Oct 2021, 07:18 pm:
- Current recovery rate is at 95.11%
- Active Cases: 92,246
- Total Confirmed: 2,396,121 (+5,434)
- Total Recovered: 2,278,955 (+8,435)
- Total Deaths: 27,993 (+72)
- Total Brought In Dead (BID): 5,646
More to follow...