On October 19, Ukrainian medics registered 18,912 new cases of Covid-19. The press office of Ukraine's Healthcare Ministry reported that on Facebook.
Specifically, 1,447 and 435 doctors got sick on that day.
5,468 people were taken to hospitals. 495 passed away. 7,605 patients recovered from the disease.
2,679,185 Ukrainians have gotten sick with coronavirus since the pandemic reached the country. 61,843 of them died, and more than 2.3 million recovered.
On October 19, media reported that Zhytomyr, Luhansk, Sumy and Kharkiv regions are dangerously close to the red quarantine zone. Zhytomyr, Luhansk, Sumy and Kharkiv regions.
Kherson, Odesa, Zaporizhya, Donetsk and Dnipropetrovsk regions are already in the red zone.
British doctors observe growing incidence of the new kind of coronavirus, the AY.4.2 variant. It is also known as Delta Plus mutation, reports BBC.
Theis kind is not yet labeled as a dangerous one. Healthcare experts are looking into its activity.
According to the story, "the latest official data suggests 6% of Covid cases that have been genetically sequenced are of a new type". However, this particular mutation dominates among those who got sick with coronavirus in the UK.