PUTRAJAYA — June 5, 2020: One death was reported in the last 24 hours after 14 days without one to take the total in the country to 116. Also in the last 24 hours 19 case were confirmed, making the overall total 8,266.
The death was that of a 61-year-old Malaysian man who had diabetes, high-blood pressure and kidney disease.
Of the 19 cases seven were imported, while nine of the local transmissions were Malaysians.
Health director-general Datuk Dr. Noor Hisham Abdullah said today 51 patients were discharged, for a total of 6,610 recoveries or 80 per cent. Of the cases being treated six are in intensive care and one on a ventilator.