Covid-19 positive cases in the country spiked to 4,765 today, the highest recorded this month so far, bringing the overall cumulative cases to 453,222.
On May 8, 4,519 new infections were recorded.
Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, in a Twitter post, said Selangor logged the highest number of new cases with 2,082, followed by Kuala Lumpur with 540 and Sarawak with 405.
One case was reported in Perlis, 226 in Kedah, 259 in Penang, 172 in Perak, 4 in Putrajaya, 110 in Melaka, 348 in Johor, 297 in Kelantan, 60 in Terengganu, 122 in Negri Sembilan, 63 in Pahang, 6 in Labuan and 70 in Sabah. – NST