The number of COVID-19 coronavirus cases registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine grew to 51 on April 24.

"As of 07:00 Kyiv time on April 24, some 51 cases of acute respiratory illness COVID-19 caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus were registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine, they include 15 people recovered and two fatalities," according to the press service of the Medical Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

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Some 342 servicemen are now isolated (including self-isolation). The number of those whose isolation term is expiring in the next three days is 42 people.

In the past day, there were five new cases of COVID-19.

Four soldiers have been hospitalized, while another one is undergoing treatment at home under the supervision of doctors. Currently, their state of health is satisfactory, they receive the necessary treatment.

The Medical Force Command calls for observance of the rules of quarantine and personal hygiene.