JAKARTA (May 31): The number of coronavirus cases in Southeast Asian countries was more than four million, according to official figures, including 78,515 deaths and more than 3.6 million recoveries.

In the member states of the association Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) recorded a total of 25,603 additional cases last day, up from 28,716 cases registered the previous day, the Anadolu agency reported on Monday.

The total number of Covid-19 cases in Indonesia exceeded 1.82 million at 50,578 Deaths, followed by the Philippines with more than 1.23 million cases and 20,966 deaths.

Malaysia has reported 572,357 cases so far as coronavirus infections rose to record levels in the country last week.

To help spread the To contain the virus, the Malaysian government announced a two-week nationwide lockdown beginning June 1.

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