Malaysia’s Covid-19 death toll crosses 28,000 after 69 more fatalities
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 20 — Malaysia lost 69 people to Covid-19 yesterday, according to the Health Ministry’s (MoH) latest data updated at midnight. With this, the country’s cumulative deaths from Covid-19 stand at 28,062. According to the MoH’s CovidNow website, out of the total number of...
channel for the latest updates.KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 20 — Malaysia lost 69 people to Covid-19 yesterday, according to the Health Ministry’s (MoH) latest data updated at midnight.With this, the country’s cumulative deaths from Covid-19 stand at 28,062.According to the MoH’s
CovidNow website, out of the total number of deaths yesterday, 11 were classified as brought-in-dead (BID).Perlis had the highest fatality rate, with 78.5 deaths per 1,000,000 people. This was followed by Sarawak with 52.2 deaths per 1,000,000 people and Penang with 41.7 deaths per 1,000,000 people.
The national average for deaths currently stands at 24.8 per 1,000,000 people, with 10 other states recording lower averages. They are Sabah (23.3), Kedah (16.0), Pahang (15.5), Kuala Lumpur (14.1), Negri Sembilan (12.4), Terengganu (12.7), Selangor (11.5) and Putrajaya (9.1). headtopics.com
Labuan is the only state that recorded a zero fatality rate.The CovidNow website showed that 66.8 per cent of deaths were unvaccinated individuals, while 22.7 per cent were partially vaccinated and 10.5 per cent were fully vaccinated.More than half of the latest deaths recorded (54.1 per cent) were those aged above 60. In comparison, 45.5 per cent involved those between the ages of 18 and 59.
In terms of gender, more men died, making up 57.1 per cent of the total number.From the total number of deaths, 86.9 per cent were Malaysians.New infectionsThe MoH also updated its data on daily Covid-19 cases by state.Yesterday, Malaysia reported 5,733 new cases, with Selangor recording the highest daily infections with 887.
This was followed by Sarawak with 748 new cases, Sabah (695), Johor (643), Kelantan (597), Penang (393), Kedah (352), Perak (340), Terengganu (281), Kuala Lumpur (258), Pahang (223), Melaka (167) and Negri Sembilan (113).Putrajaya recorded 29 new cases, Perlis five and Labuan two.
The total cumulative number of cases in Malaysia is now 2,396,761.Read more: Malay Mail »
Khazanah striving for ‘Advancing Malaysia’
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 22): Khazanah Nasional Bhd is no longer the country’s largest sovereign wealth fund. But as Malaysia’s strategic investment arm, it is expected to do more to help the nation rebound stronger and close gaps worsened by Covid-19 while delivering decent dividends to the government.In his first interview as Khazanah's managing director, Datuk Amirul Feisal Wan Zahir said the mandate never really changed, though the focus may differ during different phases of development.On top of the recently announced Dana Impak — Read more >>
Covid-19 deaths (Oct 20): 69 reported fatalities, death toll crosses 28,000Malaysia is highest in Asia in the number of Covid deaths per capita.
Covid-19 (Oct 18): 5,434 cases, lowest since June 28New case count for the country is continuing to trend downwards. Muhammad Qasim telah melihat banyak mimpi ilahi mengenai masa depan umat Islam. Dalam mimpi pada tahun 2014, dia diarahkan khas untuk berkongsi mimpinya dengan seluruh dunia. Kini banyak ramalan dalam mimpi Qasim menjadi kenyataan. Ketahui lebih lanjut di
Covid-19 deaths (Oct 19): 72 reported fatalities, total at 27,993No new deaths were reported in Negeri Sembilan, Labuan and Putrajaya.
Covid-19 (Oct 19): 5,745 casesCases are below 6,000 for second day in a row.
Russia reports record daily Covid-19 death toll | Malay MailMOSCOW, Oct 19 — Russia reported a record daily number of coronavirus-related deaths today amid a surge in Covid-19 cases. Russia’s Covid-19 task force reported 1,015 coronavirus-related deaths, the highest single-day toll since the start of the pandemic, as well as 33,740 new infections in the...
Covid-19 death toll reaches 27,921 with 63 fatalitiesPUTRAJAYA: Malaysia's Covid-19 death toll has now reached 27,921 after the country reported another 63 deaths from the virus on Monday (Oct 18).