Dr Noor Hisham

PUTRAJAYA: A total of 142 new positive Covid-19 cases were recorded in the country as at noon today, bringing the total to 2,908.

Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said two more deaths due to the disease were recorded today, which brings the total number of fatalities to 45 or 1.55 per cent of the total cases.

He said 102 Covid-19 positive cases were being treated at the Intensive Care Unit, with 66 cases requiring ventilators to aid with breathing. – Bernama