Stepanov named the regions with the highest daily increase in patients with COVID-19
During the last day, the greatest number of new cases of COVID-19 were registered in the regions of Lviv, Rivne and Transcarpathian.
This was announced during a briefing on June 28 by Health Minister Maxim Stepanov, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“Speaking by region, in the past 24 hours, the largest number of confirmed cases have been recorded in the Lviv region – 173, the Rivne region – 93, Transcarpathia – 86,” said Stepanov.
According to him, during the last day, 917 people fell ill, including 61 children and 65 doctors.
“237 people were hospitalized. I can say that this is another anti-record for the number of people hospitalized,” said the minister.
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He said that in the past day, 19 deaths have been recorded. At the same time, 233 patients recovered. A total of 42,982 people fell ill during the pandemic in Ukraine. Of this number, 3,147 children, as well as 6,580 health workers.
A total of 18,934 people recovered and 1,129 died.
Stepanov also said that during the previous day, 14,169 tests were performed, of which 9,645 were tested by PCR, as well as 4,524 by ELISA.
As reported, as of June 28, in Ukraine, 42,982 cases of COVID-19 had been laboratory confirmed in Ukraine, 917 new cases per day.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru