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Another man suspected of the novel coronavirus has been hospitalized in the town of Chernivtsi, Ukraine.

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"The patient has symptoms of an infectious disease and has arrived from a country where COVID-19 cases were recorded," the press service of Chernivtsi Regional State Administration told UNIAN.

In total, seven people suspected of coronavirus were hospitalized in Chernivtsi region. Six of them have already tested negative for COVID-19.

As UNIAN reported earlier, the first case of Covid-19 coronavirus was confirmed in Ukraine on Tuesday. The patient earlier returned with his wife from Italy to Chernivtsi. Medics hospitalized the man, while his wife stayed at home. Later, she agreed to undergo observation amid tensions with neighbors.