Health Ministry: Covid-19 daily death tally climbs to new record high at 153

KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 — A total of 153 Covid-19 related deaths were reported today, beating the previous record set the previous day according to Health Ministry data. The previous record high was 138 deaths on July 17. Separately, the number of patients requiring intensive care stood at 909 as of noon today, with 445 needing breathing aid. With today’s figure, the total number of deaths recorded since the pandemic struck the country was at 7,019 or 0.77 per cent of 916,561 people infected to date. The Health Ministry also recorded 5,778… Read More