Other states which recorded three-digit number of cases are Kuala Lumpur (483), Kelantan (223), Kedah (204), Sabah (201), Labuan (185), Penang (167) and Melaka (134).
“The MoH has concluded that the safety profile of the (Pfizer) vaccine remains positive and its usage for the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme will not be affected."
Cumulatively, 5.51 million Covid-19 vaccine doses have been administered thus far, with 1.55 million Malaysians having been fully vaccinated.
For second doses, Selangor recorded the highest number of vaccine shots administered at 195,315, followed by Sarawak at 172,644.
Notably, this was the second day the country administered more than 200,000 doses of vaccines per day.
A total of 160,226 individuals received their first dose, while the remaining 55,650 received their second jab yesterday.
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“This is a major development that will help get more jabs into arms as soon as possible,” Khairy said.
Kuala Lumpur reported the highest number of individuals who had received their first dose at 573,392, followed by Selangor (487,138), Sarawak (355,676), Johor (309,350) and Sabah (254,339).
1.36 million Malaysians have been fully vaccinated, while 1.77 million individuals have received only one jab.
Malaysia administered over 150,000 doses of vaccine for third consecutive day on June 10, says JKJAV
It said 111,130 individuals received the first dose, while the remaining 46,819 individuals received the second jab yesterday.