Deputy Head of the Servant of the People parliamentary faction Yevhenia Kravchuk has said three Members of Parliament (MPs) in Ukraine are on sick leave over the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
"There are three MPs who are on sick leave over the coronavirus, two of them are from our faction. Their names were reported by the media: Valeriy Bozhyk and Yuriy Aristov from our faction, and [Oleh] Meidych from the Batkivshchyna [parliamentary faction]," she told a Ukrainian TV channel on June 3, when asked for an update on coronavirus cases in the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament.
According to Kravchuk, there have been no new COVID-19 cases in parliament for the time being.
"Now everyone is monitoring symptoms. If required, relevant tests are done," she added.
As UNIAN reported earlier, as of 09:00 Kyiv time on June 3, the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Ukraine was 24,823; of them, 483 cases were registered in the past 24 hours.