Some 673 new cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 were reported in Ukraine in the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 60,166 as of the morning of July 21.

The death toll in Ukraine now is 1,518, according to the interactive map by Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council.

As many as 32,199 patients have recovered.

The number of active COVID-19 cases as of the morning of July 21 was 26,449.

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The highest number of new confirmed cases in the past 24 hours was registered in Lviv region (114 new cases and three fatalities).

A total of 894,393 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests have been run. Some 760 patients were discharged from hospitals in the past day.

The overall incidence per region is as follows:

8,229 cases in Lviv region;

7,034 in the city of Kyiv;

5,363 in Chernivtsi region;

5,183 in Rivne region;

4,518 in Zakarpattia region;

3,611 in Ivano-Frankivsk region;

3,332 in Kyiv region;

3,318 in Volyn region;

3,082 in Kharkiv region;

2,638 in Odesa region;

2,466 in Ternopil region;

2,330 in Vinnytsia region;

1,609 in Zhytomyr region;

1,224 in Dnipropetrovsk region;

991 in Khmelnytsky region;

847 in Cherkasy region;

797 in Donetsk region (Ukrainian-controlled districts);

686 in Kirovohrad region;

682 in Zaporizhia region;

649 in Chernihiv region;

524 in Mykolayiv region;

371 in Sumy region;

356 in Poltava region;

216 in Kherson region;

110 in Luhansk region (Ukrainian-controlled districts).

Data from Russia-occupied areas – the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, the city of Sevastopol, parts of Donetsk and Luhansk regions – is not available.

COVID-19 tests were conducted by the Public Health Center's virological reference laboratory and regional laboratories. As of the morning of July 21, 2020, the Center had received 1,044 reports of suspected cases. In total, there have been 109,954 reports on suspected COVID-19 since the beginning of 2020.