KUALA LUMPUR (July 24): A total of 3.2 percent of the Covid 19 cases reported today are category (CAT) -3, -4 and -5.
Health Director Tan Sri Dr. Noor Hisham Abdullah said the remaining cases, which make up 96.8 percent, are CAT-1 and CAT-2 or low-risk cases.
“There are 260 CAT-5 patients who are critical and need ventilators, 129 CAT-4 patients who require oxygen, 127 CAT-3 patients with lung infection, 6,901 CAT-2 patients with mild symptoms, while 8,485 patients have no symptoms, ”he said in a statement today.
Malaysia today saw record-high Covid-19 numbers for a second straight day, surpassing yesterday’s unprecedented 15,573 cases.
Dr. Noor Hisham had previously said the number of new Covid-19 infections detected in the past 24 hours was 15,902, bringing Malaysia to a total of 996,393 since the pandemic began. – MalayMail