PETALING JAYA: The health ministry reported 38 Covid-19 deaths yesterday, according to its GitHub database, down from 40 previously.
Eight were classified as brought-in-dead (BID). The death toll now stands at 30,652.
Selangor recorded the most number of deaths with 6, followed by Perak (5), Kedah, Kelantan, Terengganu and Kuala Lumpur (4 each), Pahang and Sabah (3 each), Melaka (2) and Johor, Negeri Sembilan and Sarawak (1 each).
There were no deaths in Perlis, Labuan and Putrajaya.
As of midnight, there were 60,329 active cases including 463 in intensive care units (ICU), 249 of whom require respiratory assistance.
There were also 5,894 recoveries reported.
The total number of Covid-19 cases recorded in Malaysia stands at 2,663,034.