PUTRAJAYA, Oct 2: The health ministry reported 287 new Covid-19 cases today, the highest number of infections recorded ever since the country was hit by the pandemic.
Kedah recorded the highest number of cases with 129 infections, followed by Sabah with 113.
This brings the total number of infections in Malaysia to 11771 cases.
Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said there were 81 recoveries, bringing the total number of those discharged to 10,095.
The death toll remains at 136.