Kuala Lumpur, Aug 26 — The health ministry has reported 24,599 Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours.
In a tweet, health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the total number of infections now stands at 1,640,843.
Selangor recorded the highest number of cases with 6,936.
This was followed by Sabah (3,487) and Johor (2,785). While Putarjaya has 20 cases and Labuan recorded 3 cases today.