The number of coronavirus cases in Kyiv is on the rise / Photo from ua.depositphotos.com

Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko has said the number of confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the city rose by 323 in the past day.

"In the past day, another 323 residents of Kyiv tested positive for coronavirus. There were 11 fatalities," Klitschko reported via Telegram on September 27.

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The overall death toll is 361 as of today.

"As of today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city is 21,815," he said.

The new confirmed cases include 12 healthcare workers.

According to the city mayor, 174 women aged 18 to 84 and 122 men aged 21 to 73 are among those infected.

Fifteen girls (from two years to 17 years old) and 12 boys (from five to 17 years old) tested positive.

Klitschko said 46 new patients had been hospitalized, while the rest are self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under medical supervision.

He added that 95 people had recovered in the past day.

The total number of recoveries as of September 27 was 6,482 Kyiv residents.

The highest number of the new cases in Kyiv was registered in Desniansky district (69), Solomyansky district (54), and Obolonsky district (47).

Coronavirus in Ukraine and worldwide

  • As of the morning of September 27, there were 3,130 new COVID-19 cases in Ukraine. The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases stood at 198,634.
  • Globally, 32,840,145 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported as of 08:23 a.m. on September 27, which was 277,000 more than 24 hours before. The global death toll is 994,146 people, while 22,715,575 coronavirus patients have already recovered worldwide.