PUTRAJAYA, July 6: Five new Covid-19 cases were reported by the health ministry today, bringing the total number of cases to 8,668, with 71 active cases.
Three of the new infections were imported cases while two were local transmissions.
Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said 11 patients have recovered, bringing the total number of patients discharged so far to 8,476, or 97.8% of the total number of cases.
Two patients are being treated in the intensive care unit (ICU) with both requiring respiratory assistance.
No new Covid-19 related deaths reported, with the death toll remaining at 121.