Ukrainian citizens will be notified about being in one room with a person that is infected with Covid-19. Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmygal announced this at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, RBC-Ukraine reports.
"The national system will notify citizens that they were in the same room with a Covid-19 patient. The government will introduce it in the near future," the statement said.
It is also reported that the government will apply a number of additional digital tools to help combat the pandemic.
As we reported earlier, Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has recently held a telephone conversation with his American counterpart Alex Azar.
Azar promised that the United States would help with strengthening communication between Ukraine’s Health Ministry and vaccine companies (Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, and Novavax) in order to speed up the obtaining of the vaccine.
The American side also claimed its readiness to strengthen cooperation on programs that are set to combat such infectious diseases as measles, tuberculosis, etc.