PUTRAJAYA，Dec 28: The health ministry has reported 1,594 Covid-19 cases and thre deaths in the past 24 hours.
Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said there were 1,181 recoveries, bringing the total number of those discharged to 85,592.
In a statement, Noor Hisham said the total number of infections now stands at 106,690.
There are 20,643 active cases with 116 patients being treated in intensive care and 53 requiring respiratory assistance.
Meanwhile, the three deaths means the death toll is now at 455.