Kyiv mayor reports 41 new COVID-19 cases, one fatality in past day
Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko has said the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city rose by 41 in the past day.
"In the past 24 hours, the number of Kyiv residents who tested positive increased by 41, including five healthcare workers. Unfortunately, one case was lethal. As of today, there are 2,321 confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 49 deaths, in the capital city," he said during an online briefing on May 18, according to an UNIAN correspondent.
According to Klitschko, 26 women aged 18 to 82 and 11 men aged 29 to 65 are among those infected. Also, two girls and two boys under the age of 17 tested positive.
Klitschko said four new patients had been hospitalized, while the rest were self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under the supervision of doctors.
As UNIAN reported earlier, the number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Ukraine exceeded 18,600 on Monday morning.