The HQ of Medical Forces of Ukraine's Armed Forces confirmed the fact of infection with Chinese coronavirus. A serviceman of the military is sick, and is now isolated after the contact with another sick person. The data is correct as of 5 p.m. April 2.
"Thus, one of the servicemen of Kyiv garrison who has been under isolation due to the contact with a sick person since March 23, had his samples taken for testing on March 30 (...) The test results confirmed the disease; in the current period of time, the serviceman's health conditions are satisfactory", reads the message.
The infected soldier is being treated at home under surveillance of a medical service.
Two of his comrades in arms who contacted him while on duty are now sent for isolation, too.
The HQ of Medical Forces of Ukraine's Armed Forces highly recommends that the staff abides the rules of personal hygiene.
Earlier on April 2, a mortar attack took place in Novotoshkivske, Luhansk region on April 1. One of the mines hit the area next to the local school. Press office of the Ministry for the Temporarily Occupied Territories reported that on April 2.
"According to specifications of Luhansk regional military and civilian administration, one 120 mm shell fell six meters away from five-story building (...)", reads the message.
The Ministry added that due to the quarantine, the studying process is now being conducted remotely, which is why there were no victims in the incident.