“On April 9, 6,300 our fellow countrymen were processed at the entrance to Ukraine. Moreover, over 3,400 people left Ukraine, including 1,300 foreigners,” the message said.
It is noted that during the past 24 hours, the border guards along with the representatives of the sanitary and quarantine units held temperature screening of over 8,500 people who headed to Ukraine.
“According to the results of extra checks of the citizens, the doctors did not determine the signs of Covid-19 disease. However, the informative agreements on self-isolation were processed in the established order; all citizens received proper notes,” the border guards noted.
Moreover, 25 violators of the quarantine were identified at the checkpoints. Police were informed about the violators.
On March 13, the government closed the border for foreigners. Starting from midnight on March 17, Ukraine closed all types of movement through the state border within the measures on the fight against coronavirus pandemic. The ban was introduced for the international railway, air and bus traffic. However, the evacuation of the Ukrainians continued. On March 25, the Cabinet of Ministers extended quarantine for 30 days, up to April 24. Besides, the state border was completely closed on March 28.