27 residents of Ivano-Frankivsk region (western Ukraine) have been taken to a hospital with suspicion of Covid-19. Ruslan Martsynkiv, the mayor of the region's capital city said so on air of 112 Ukraine TV channel.
"Unfortunately, a lady from the nearby village. Tests are in Kyiv; respectively, we will learn if this is related to coronavirus. However, she passed away at a local infection hospital", the official reported.
Hromadske added that two nurses appear to have Covid-19 in Ivano-Frankivsk; they contacted the woman that had passed away due to the disease.
A resident of Monastyrysky district, born in 1996, is confirmed to have the virus. Another resident of the same district was taken to an intensive care unit.
Thus, four cases of Covid-19 were registered in this region.
Another case is observed in Brovary town, Kyiv region. 21-year-old girl was taken to a hospital; she is known to have contacted foreign citizens who apparently had the disease.