PETALING JAYA: The health ministry has reported a record high of 2,188 Covid-19 cases and four deaths in the past 24 hours.
In a statement, health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said there were 1,673 recoveries, bringing the total number of those discharged to 44,153.
Noor Hisham said the 2,188 new cases bring the total number of cases in the country to 58,847.
The previous record high was yesterday with 1,884 cases.
There were 1,623 cases in Selangor alone, followed by 232 in Sabah and 112 in Perak.