According to him, 37 people were hospitalized.
'It was established during the gather of the epidemiological analysis that almost all of them were not vaccinated against measles. Also, according to the parents, more than 20 children who visited the mass event held in Kyiv became ill. Talking about the source of the infection, it can be connected with the particular events', he noted.
Chumak recommends not visiting the places of mass gathering and avoid the contacts with the ill people.
Earlier it was reported that 16 children were hospitalized due to measles.
3 382 people sickened of measles during 2017.