Today, 16 January, Malaysia recorded 4,029 new COVID-19 cases
It's the highest four-digit mark recorded by the country so far.
Amidst the cases today, the highest was recorded in Selangor with 1,466, followed by Johor at 719, Sabah at 449, Kuala Lumpur at 347 and Negeri Sembilan at 214.
The country also recorded eight new deaths in the last 24 hours.
According to the Ministry of Health (MOH), today's cases are the result of activities/movements that happened before 13 January
Earlier today, Tun Salleh Abas passed away two days after testing positive for COVID-19. He was 91 years old: