PUTRAJAYA，July 9: No local Covid-19 infections were reported for the second consecutive day, although six imported cases brought the total number of cases to 8,683.
At a press conference today, health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said 13 patients had recovered, bringing the total number of patients discharged so far to 8,499, or 97.8% of total cases.
This means that the number of active cases is currently 63.
Two patients were currently being treated in the intensive care unit (ICU), with one of them requiring respiratory assistance.
No new Covid-19-related deaths were reported, with the death toll remaining at 121.