In Kiev recorded two dozen cases of the coronavirus that is lethal – Klitschko

In hospitals hospitals with coronavirus are 215 patients.

In Kiev for the last day of laboratory-confirmed 24 cases of the coronavirus.

This was stated by the mayor of the capital Vitali Klitschko during the online briefing.

“The number of Kiev, who over the past day, the laboratory confirmed the disease, the coronavirus has increased by 24 people. One case, unfortunately, is lethal,” he said.

According to Klitschko, as of 4 may in Kiev for 1535 cases with coronavirus, of which 27 people died.

“For the last day of coronavirus confirmed in 15 women aged 27 to 81 years, 8 men from 19 to 74 years, the guy who is 17 years old. To hospitals in the capital were hospitalized 10 patients, while others are treated in isolation under the control of doctors,” – said the mayor of Kiev.

Separately Klitschko said that the number of people who have found a coronavirus in Kiev is reduced.

“However, a growing number of infected people who require hospitalization. Today, in hospitals the city hospitals with the diagnosis “coronavirus” are 215 patients, including 4 children. Suspected COVID-19 – 68 patients. With pneumonia overall 413 patients,” he said.

We will remind, on March 11 the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine in three weeks, has imposed a quarantine on the entire territory of Ukraine for combating coronavirus from China. The Cabinet proposed the establishment of restrictions on holding mass events, which planned the participation of more than 200 people. But this does not apply to measures of state necessity. Sporting events possible with the permission of international organizations, without an audience. Ukraine closes borders. The work of metro and road, railway and air connections between the cities and regions of 18 March in Ukraine will be temporarily limited. A number of regions have closed educational institutions and imposed a number of strict restrictions from the closure of food service establishments prior to the ban on exit and entry to the city.

2 weeks after that, the Cabinet declared a state of emergency on the entire territory of Ukraine and extended the quarantine for a month – until April 24. 3 APR quarantine strengthened: mandatory 14-day observation for those coming from abroad, forbidden to move through the streets more than two persons, except in cases of support of children. On 22 April, the quarantine was extended until may 11.

In Ukraine March 3, recorded the first case of infection with coronavirus COVID-19. Infected was a resident of Chernivtsi region. He had just returned with his wife from Italy. On the evening of 12 March in Ukraine officially confirmed two more cases of infection with coronavirus. Infection was recorded in Chernivtsi, and Zhytomyr regions. Female from Zhytomyr died of infection, becoming the first victim COVID-19 in Ukraine.

After that, about the discovery of the coronavirus began to be reported and in other areas. The epicentres of the outbreak in Ukraine have become Chernivtsi region and Kyiv city, where the disease is diagnosed the most. For the latest news on the spread of the coronavirus in Ukraine, the number of patients and deaths, as well as a means of combating COVID-19 on the website Dnia.