PUTRAJAYA: A total of 179 new positive cases of Covid-19 and four more fatalities have been reported in the country as at noon yesterday, bringing the tally to 3,662 cases and 61 deaths.

Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said 46 of the 179 new cases were linked to the tabligh assembly cluster in Seri Petaling, Kuala Lumpur.

The 61 deaths accounted for 1.67 percent of the total number of cases, he told a daily media briefing on Covid-19 yesterday. – Bernama