Kyiv mayor reports 34 new COVID-19 cases in past day
Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko has said the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city rose by 34 in the past day.
"In the past day, the number of Kyiv residents who tested positive for the coronavirus increased by 34, including two healthcare workers. Three cases were fatalities. As of today, there are 1,805 confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 37 deaths, in the capital city," he wrote on Facebook on May 10.
According to Klitschko, 23 women aged 22 to 79 and 11 men aged 22 to 74 are among those infected.
Klitschko said 15 new patients had been hospitalized, while the rest were self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under the supervision of doctors.
"The highest [COVID-19] incidence rate has been observed in the capital's Darnytsky and Desniansky districts. The districts are densely populated, while many fail to comply with safety rules," Klitschko said, urging Kyiv residents not to neglect their health.
Four people recovered from the disease in the past day, he said. In total, 138 Kyiv residents have already recovered from the coronavirus.
As of 09:00 Kyiv time on April 10, Ukraine had confirmed 15,232 cases, including 391 deaths and 3,060 recoveries.