UPDATES ON THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) SITUATION IN MALAYSIA

20 April 2020 | According to The Ministry of Health (MOH) would like to inform that 98 cases have fully recovered and discharged well today. Cumulatively, 3,295 confirmed COVID-19 cases have fully recovered and discharged well (60.74% of total cumulative cases). As seen lately, the number of cases discharged well is more than the number of additional cases reported today.

Current Situation of COVID-19 in Malaysia

A total of 36 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases were reported to the National Crisis Preparedness and Response Centre (CPRC) MOH today. Cumulatively there are now 5,425 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Malaysia. This is the lowest number of daily additional cases recorded of late. Therefore, there are currently 2,041 active and infective COVID-19 cases.

Currently, 45 confirmed COVID-19 cases are receiving treatment in
intensive care units (ICU), and of these, 28 cases are on ventilation
support.

No additional COVID-19 death was reported to the National CPRC, MOH. Hence, the cumulative number of deaths remains at 89 cases.

Number of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Malaysia, by States (Cumulative, as of 20 April 2020, 12 pm)

State

No. of New

Cases

Cumulative

Perlis 0 18
Kedah 0 94
Pulau Pinang 0 119
Perak 0 252
Selangor  2 1,345
Negeri Sembilan 3 408
Melaka 2 187
Johor 2 644
Pahang 2 271
Terengganu 0 109
Kelantan 0 155
Sabah 2 308
Sarawak 6 414
WP Kuala Lumpur  1,008
WP Putrajaya 13  77
WP Labuan 0 16
Total 36 5,425