Public anger over Malaysia’s fast-worsening Covid-19 situation escalated on Monday, as the tally of new daily cases hit a record and the country’s cabinet faced the prospect of self-quarantine after the religious affairs minister confirmed he had been infected.Citizens have in recent days criticised Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin’s administration for the sharp spike, saying it was fuelled by politicians behaving as if they were above social distancing and isolation guidelines.The Health…