PETALING JAYA，Mar 18: The health ministry has reported 1,213 Covid-19 cases and three deaths in the past 24 hours.
Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said there were 1,503 recoveries, bringing the total number of those discharged to 312,461.
In a statement, Noor Hisham said the total number of infections now stands at 328,466.
There are 14,782 active cases, with 155 patients being treated in intensive care and 54 requiring respiratory assistance.
Meanwhile, the three deaths take the number of fatalities to 1,223.