162 new Omicron cases detected from Jan 23-25
Health Ministry says nationwide infection rate yesterday was 1.09.
Copy URLHealth Director-General Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says a total of 162 new Omicron variant Covid-19 cases have been detected between January 23 and 25. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Afif Abd Halim, January 25, 2022.A TOTAL of 162 new Covid-19 cases categorised as variant of concern (VOC) were detected between January 23 and 25, Health Director-General Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said.
He said the Institute for Medical Research (IMR) had identified 89 cases, Faculty of Medicine University of Malaya (FOM-UM) detected 71 cases and Malaysia Genome and Vaccine Institute (MGI) two cases, all of which were the Omicron variant.
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