PETALING JAYA，Mar 19: The health ministry has reported 1,576 Covid-19 cases and two deaths in the past 24 hours.
Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said there were 1,996 recoveries, bringing the total number of those discharged to 314,457.
In a statement, Noor Hisham said the total number of infections now stands at 330,042.
There are 14,360 active cases with 151 patients being treated in intensive care and 57 requiring respiratory assistance.
Meanwhile, the two deaths bring the number of fatalities to 1,225.