Malaysia reports 6,976 new coronavirus cases, record daily count

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KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysia reported a record 6,976 new coronavirus cases on Sunday amid a recent surge in infections, raising the total count in the country since the pandemic began to 512,091.

The Southeast Asian’s previous record of 6,806 new cases in one day was set on May 20, when it also saw its highest daily death toll of 59. (Reporting by Liz Lee; Editing by Kenneth Maxwell)

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