Ukrainian govt prepares new changes regarding lockdown strengthening

Source : 112 Ukraine

They will determine the circumstances under which a region may tighten some restrictions
19:51, 15 June 2020


Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine is preparing the next changes for the regions that are aimed at strengthening lockdown restrictions. This was announced by Minister of Health Maksym Stepanov at a meeting with President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, the press service of the President’s Office reports.

"Minister of Health Maksym Stepanov said that changes to the resolution regulating the observance of quarantine measures would be made," the statement said.

They will determine the circumstances under which a region may tighten some restrictions. This will be necessary in case the epidemic situation worsens.

Related: 656 new cases of Covid-19 in Ukraine over day, - Healthcare Minister

As we reported earlier, as of June 15, Ukraine's capital city Kyiv and another 10 regions of the country are not ready for the weakening of quarantine measures, as the current Covid-19 incidence in these areas still exceeds the allowable rate.

According to Ukraine's Healthcare Ministry, Kyiv, Volyn region Vinnytsia region, Zhytomyr region, Zakarpattyya region, Ivano-Frankivsk region, Lviv region, Rivne region, Ternopil region, Chernivtsi region and Chernihiv region are not ready to mitigate the lockdown.

The highest rate is observed in Volyn region (34.81), the lowest - in Chernihiv region (12.62).

Related: Ukraine faces second wave of Covid-19 infection; third wave expected in autumn

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