KUALA LUMPUR: The number of new Covid-19 cases in the country dropped to 19,378 today (Sept 3), compared to 20,988 on Thursday.
Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, through his postings on Facebook and Twitter, said the cumulative number of cases had now reached 1,805,382.
Selangor continued to chalk up the highest number of daily cases at 3,613, followed by Sarawak (2,464), Sabah (2,404), Johor (2,331), Penang (1,726), Kedah (1,470), Perak (1,389) and Kelantan (1,356).
Meanwhile, Kuala Lumpur recorded 740 cases, Pahang (559), Terengganu (532), Melaka (399) and Negeri Sembilan (270).
Three states with less than 100 cases are Perlis (80), Putrajaya (41) and Labuan (four). – Bernama