The number of people infected with coronavirus has reached 73 people. This was reported by the Center for Public Health of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine on their Facebook page.
“As of 22:30 on March 22, there are 73 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ukraine,” the report says.
Over the past day, doctors have discovered 26 new cases of COVID-19.
Three people died. 1 patient recovered and was already discharged from the hospital.
An hour before Center for Public Health of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine reported 63 cases of coronavirus infection confirmed in Ukraine.
The first fatality is confirmed in Ukraine; a 71-year-old woman, resident of Zhytomyr region, northern Ukraine succumbed to the disease.
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There’s an emergency situation mode in three regions of Ukraine as of March 20 – Chernivtsi, Zhytomyr and Kyiv regions. Kyiv City Administration also introduced an emergency situation in Ukraine’s capital. Ukraine also temporarily suspended operation of subway on March 18. Public transport in Kyiv will also be restricted.