New Covid-19 cases dip below 2000 for third straight day

Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah

KUALA LUMPUR: The country today reported 1,529 new Covid-19 cases, the third straight day daily cases dipped below the 2,000 mark since March 4.

Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said Selangor, with 726 new infections, continued to report the highest number of cases, followed by Sarawak (252); Johor (120); Negeri Sembilan (89); Penang (76) while Sabah and Kuala Lumpur each reported 71 cases.

In a Twitter post, he said Perak reported 49 cases; Kelantan (28); Perlis (17); Terengganu (13); Kedah (nine); Melaka (four); Pahang (three); Putrajaya (one) while Labuan had no new cases. – Bernama