PETALING JAYA; The health ministry reported nine new Covid-19 deaths yesterday, according to its GitHub database, down from 14 previously.
The death toll now stands at 32,034.
Two of the deaths were classified as brought-in-dead cases.
Four of the deaths were reported in Johor, followed by Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Penang and Terengganu, with one each.
There were no deaths in the other states and federal territories.
As of midnight, there were 65,972 active cases, including 137 in intensive care units (ICU), 71 of whom require respiratory assistance.
There were also 6,460 recoveries reported.
The total number of Covid-19 cases recorded in Malaysia stands at 2,914,220 cases.-FMT