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Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko has said the number of confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the city rose by 147 in the past day.

"In the past day, another 147 residents of Kyiv tested positive for the coronavirus, including six healthcare workers. There was one fatality," he said on Telegram on July 15.

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city is 6,497.

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According to Klitschko, 66 women aged 18 to 71 and 73 men aged 18 to 85 among those infected.

In addition, five girls (from one to 16 years old) and three boys (from two to six years old) tested positive for the coronavirus.

Klitschko said 29 new patients had been hospitalized, while the rest were self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under medical supervision.

Thirty-six people recovered from the disease in the past day, he said.

In total, 2,160 Kyiv residents have already recovered.

The highest number of the new cases in Kyiv was registered in Shevchenkivsky district (27), Darnytsky district (22), and Desniansky district (21).

The total death toll in the city is 126 cases.

As UNIAN reported earlier, 836 new cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 were reported in Ukraine in the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 55,607 as of the morning of July 15.