Malaysia reports 287 new coronavirus cases, biggest daily jump
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People wearing protective masks are reflected in a glass as they walk outside a shop, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Kuala Lumpur
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia reported 287 new coronavirus cases on Friday, according to the health ministry, the highest daily increase since the country started tracking the spread of the pandemic.
The Southeast Asian country has reported a total of 11,771 cases of the virus so far, including 136 deaths.
(Reporting by Joseph Sipalan; Editing by Ed Davies)