Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has listed the regions that are in the lead by the number of new COVID-19 cases confirmed in the past day.
"Speaking per each region, the highest number of confirmed cases in the past 24 hours was registered in the city of Kyiv (275 cases), Kharkiv region (245), Lviv region (201), Ternopil region (192), Odesa region (188), and Ivano-Frankivsk region (156)," he said at a briefing on September 21, as reported by the Health Ministry on Facebook.
Read alsoNumber of COVID-19 cases confirmed worldwide exceeds 31 mlnIn total, 22,188 tests were conducted in the country in the past day. In particular, there were 19,788 tests done with the use of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method and 2,400 with the application of the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) method.
COVID-19 in Ukraine: latest
- Ukraine said 2,675 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed across the country in the past 24 hours as of September 21, 2020.
- The total number of confirmed cases grew to 178,353.