Particularly, 1,309 children and 282 medics got infected.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 2,660,273 cases of Covid-19 were registered in Ukraine. 2,337,194 (+7,776 in 24 hours) people recovered and were discharged; while 61,348 (+538) in 24 hours) patients died from the complications caused by the infection. Besides, 2,852 people were hospitalized.
As of October 18, there are five regions in the red quarantine zone in Ukraine. The “red” level of the epidemic danger acts in Zaporizhia, Odesa, Donetsk, Kherson, and Dnipropetrovsk regions.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Health does not rule out the possibility of expanding the red quarantine zone in Ukraine in the near future.