Covid-19: Malaysia's new cases drop to 2,881

KUALA LUMPUR (May 1): Malaysia reported 2,881 new Covid-19 cases today, compared with 3,788 yesterday, raising the country's total number of infections to 411,594.

Selangor once again had the highest number of new cases at 759 today, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said in a tweet.

This was followed by Sarawak with 445 cases, Kelantan (442), Kuala Lumpur (315) and Johor (310).

Elsewhere, Penang saw 133 new cases, followed by Kedah (111), Negeri Sembilan (89), Sabah (64), Perak (64), Melaka (54), Pahang (47), Terengganu (42), Labuan (three) and Putrajaya (three).

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