COVID-19 mass tests in Ukraine could start after transport starts
Mass tests of the Ukrainian population for the presence of coronavirus infection may be necessary after the resumption of transport links.
This was stated by Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers Oleg Nemchinov in an interview with “PravdaTUT Lviv”.
“We are not yet ready for the general tests. We, if we want to open the transport connection, will be obliged to do such things, but gradually. So far, we have not yet completely fulfilled the needs. saying first wave hospitals, Victor (chief state doctor Viktor Lyashko – Ed.) believes, and I support, that so far we can get away with the tests being done, “said the official .
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According to him, in Ukraine, the number of tests for coronavirus increases daily. The Minister expressed the opinion that in early May the figure of 10,000 tests per day would be reached.
As reported by Ukrinform, the Cabinet of Ministers continued quarantine on May 4 in Ukraine until May 22, but on May 11 it will be reduced.
As of May 4, 12,331 cases of COVID-19 have been laboratory confirmed in Ukraine, in particular 303 fatalities, 1,619 patients have recovered. 418 new cases were recorded per day.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru