Number of COVID-19 cases in Ukraine's armed forces grows to 46
The number of COVID-19 coronavirus cases registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine grew to 46 on April 23.
"As of 07:00 on April 23, some 46 cases of acute respiratory illness COVID-19 caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus were registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine, they include six people recovered and two fatalities," according to the press service of the Medical Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
Some 341 servicemen are now isolated (including self-isolation). The number of those whose isolation term is expiring in the next three days is 80 people.
Three more cases of COVID-19 were registered in the past day.
Two 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.
As UNIAN reported earlier, according to the Public Health Center, there were 7,170 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ukraine as of 09:00 a.m. Kyiv time on April 23. Of them, 187 were lethal cases, 504 patients have recovered. Some 578 new cases were recorded in the past day.