The ministry stated that it holds constant monitoring of budget funds for the purchase of goods for the fight against coronavirus.
“According to the State Treasury, since March 1 until April 29, 2020, 1.8 billion hryvnia ($66.9 million), including 455 million hryvnia ($16.9 million) from the state budget and 1.3 billion ($50 million) from the local budgets, were allocated,” the message said.
The total sum of registered budgetary obligations on all purchase of goods and services for fight against Covid-19 makes almost 2.4 billion hryvnia ($89.2 million), 512 million hryvnia ($19 million) from the state budget and 1.8 billion hryvnia ($66.9 million) from the local budgets.
As of May 6, the overall number of Covid-19 patients in Ukraine made 13,184. On May 5, 487 new cases were observed. 327 lethal cases have been observed since the epidemic reached Ukraine. 2,097 patients recovered.