42 individuals aged under 18 deceased due to the complications caused by the illness.
"Currently, more than 29,000 children are being treated from Covid-19. 760 individuals sick with coronavirus disease are staying in hospitals for stationary treatment. The bed occupancy rate for the minors with Covid-19 makes 22 percent", reads the message.
Last week, Ukraine observed the record-high incidence rates among children since the beginning of the pandemic.
Ukraine's Healthcare Ministry has been preparing the documents to launch the vaccination campaign for children aged above 14.
14,634 new cases of Covid have been observed in Ukraine on October 24. 2,784,039 people got infected since the beginning of the pandemic, 64,202 deceased (+330 per 24 hours) and 2,380,374 recovered (+4,598 per 24 hours).