Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad says the government is committed to preventing any further deaths from these diseases.
The government recorded 14,938 cases and 238 deaths from measles as of Feb 28.
Unicef says there is little evidence that mandatory laws improve vaccination coverage.
UN warns that conflict, complacency and the growing anti-vaccine movement threatens work done to tame the disease.
Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad says it is difficult to implement compulsory vaccination when anti-vaccination groups influence others.
The death toll is expected to grow as more cases are confirmed of the disease, with children as the most affected.
Among the diseases that can cause needless suffering and in some cases death, are TB, Polio, Tetanus, Mumps And Rubella.
Medical authorities in Auckland say passengers on MH133 on April 15 should monitor for symptoms after one of them on the flight was infected.
At least 70 children from an indigenous tribe have died from an outbreak of measles in a remote jungle region of eastern Venezuela, a human rights group said Thursday.
Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says Malaysia may soon face an outbreak due to parents who are against vaccination.
Official figures showed a total of 72 children died while hundreds more were sickened as a result of the "extraordinary" outbreak.
Despite the multitude of scientific evidence promoting the efficacy of vaccines, many still oppose their use.
At least 59 toddlers have died in the remote Asmat region, which has a severe shortage of doctors.
Health Minister Dr S Subramaniam says this will help prevent the spread of contagious diseases in the country.
Selangor health director says 500 cases reported in the first quarter, and cases of measles in Selangor have gone up because parents refused vaccine jabs for their children.
Most cases were in private homes and director-general of health says increase is because children were not immunised.
Peningkatan kes demam campak itu disebabkan kanak-kanak tidak mendapatkan imunisasi.
Islam stresses on the well-being of its followers and allows the use of vaccine containing 'haram' substances when there is no other medicine available, says Kelantan Mufti.
Health ministry considering this measure to control spread of the disease among local population.
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