TERKINI: Dua kematian #COVIDー19 iaitu kes ke-178 dan kes ke-358 dilaporkan di CPRC, hari ini, 17 Mac.
1. Kes ke-178 lelaki warga Malaysia berumur 34 thn yang pernah hadir perhimpunan tabligh di Sri Petaling.
Beliau bergejala mulai 5 Mac & dirawat di Hospital Permai
— KKMPutrajaya (@KKMPutrajaya) March 17, 2020
KUCHING: Two deaths from the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19) have been recorded in the country today, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba.
He told a press conference in Putrajaya that the deaths today involved patients 178 and 358.
Patient 178, he said, was a 34-year-old man who had attended the religious event at Sri Petaling Mosque in Kuala Lumpur.
He fell ill on March 5 and was admitted at the hospital in Johor Baru on March 12 where he had died in intensive care.
Dr Adham said the other patient was a 60-year-old man who had died in Kuching today after he was admitted at the Sarawak General Hospital on March 14.
He said the deceased, who had a history of chronic diseases, suffered from cough, fever and had difficulty breathing on March 5.
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