The number of Kyiv citizens diagnosed with coronavirus increased by 41 persons in 24 hours. One person died. As for May 18, there are 2,321 confirmed cases of Covid-19 as 112 Ukraine TV channel reported citing Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko.
“The number of Kyiv citizens confirmed to be infected with coronavirus increased by 41 people during the past 24 hours. Five medics are among them. In the past 24 hours, one person died. Totally, 49 cases were observed. As for today, there are 2,321 confirmed cases of infection with Covid-19,” Klitschko said.
Thus, 26 women at the age of 18 up to 82 and two five and 15-year-old girls are among infected. Besides, 11 men at the age of 29 up to 65 and two nine-year-old boys are infected. Four patients were hospitalized; while others receive treatment in self-isolation under the observation of doctors.
“The majority of the cases were registered in Darnytsia district – 11 cases. Svytoshynsky district – nine cases. Six cases were observed in Desnyansky and Obolonsky district,” the mayor underlined.
As of 9 a.m. May 18, Ukraine reports the overall number of 18,616 cases of infection with Covid-19. 535 people succumbed to the disease. Another 5,276 recovered from coronavirus.