Eight of the deaths were recorded in Sabah, seven were recorded in Selangor, six in Johor, five in Penang, two in Kedah and one each in Negri Sembilan, Perak and Terengganu.
Infections by state
Johor recorded 2,780 cases, Kedah 2,649, Penang 1,681, Kelantan 1,598, Kuala Lumpur 1,215, Pahang 836, Negri Sembilan 684, Perak 558 and Melaka 546.
The rest of the new Covid-19 cases yesterday were recorded in Terengganu at 453, Labuan at 311, Sarawak at 284, Perlis 194, and Putrajaya 108.
Out of the 182,965 active cases, 93.3 per cent or 170,635 are under home quarantine, three per cent or 5,517 are in quarantine and treatment centres, 3.6 per cent or 6,619 are currently hospitalised, including 194 in intensive care units (ICU), 120 of whom require respiratory assistance.