PUTRAJAYA — July 16, 2020: Only three new cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours to bring the total number of cases in the country to 8,737, while the death toll remains at 122.
The overall total of recoveries is 8,538 following the latest 12.
Health director-general Datuk Dr. Noor Hisham Abdullah said one case was imported while the two local transmissions involved foreigners.
Of the local infections was screened at the Jalan Duta Immigration while the other tested positive during screening at the work-place in Sarawak.
Also in Sarawak, a new cluster has been identified in Mambong, where two cases were found. The results of another 68 tests are being awaited.