Covid-19: Daily new cases dip slightly to 19,257

Health personnel conducting a swab test. – Malaysiakini file photo.

MALAYSIA recorded 19,257 new Covid-19 infections today, after two consecutive days of chalking up over 20,000 cases.

This brings the cumulative cases to 1,243,852 cases, Health Director-General Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said today.

Selangor contributed 7,084 of the new cases, followed by Kuala Lumpur (2,450), Kedah (1,514), Sabah (1,255), and Johor (1,182). Sarawak recorded 573.