Mykolaiv region in Ukraine only area with no confirmed COVID-19 cases

15:00, 03 April 2020
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Over the past day, four people reported to doctors with COVID-19 suspicion, of whom three were hospitalized in the regional center for the treatment of infectious diseases and one remained in self-isolation.

In total, five patients are being treated at the said hospital.

"Fifty-eight people were PCR-tested for COVID-19. As of today, five tests are in progress, two are being re-examined. Since year-start, 60 people with COVID-19 symptoms reported to doctors, 53 of those patients were hospitalized," the report said.

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As noted by the Regional State Administration, from March 16, a register was introduced of region's residents who recently arrived from abroad.

"They are being monitored and checked for compliance with the terms and conditions of self-isolation. A total of 1,726 people have been registered. As of 22:00 on Thursday, 617 people were taken off the list after their self-isolation term expired. Monitoring is ongoing of 1,109 persons," local health officials say.

As UNIAN reported earlier, a total of 897 coronavirus cases have already been confirmed in Ukraine, including 22 deaths and 19 recoveries.

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