As of July 28, 66,575 cases of the coronavirus infection were registered in Ukraine. 919 people have been diagnosed with the virus over the last 24 hours. This was reported on the website of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine.
Since the beginning of the coronavirus epidemic in the country, 1,629 people have died as a result of complications caused by the disease, (+13). However, 36,744 (+622 per day) patients have already recovered - repeated laboratory tests did not detect the virus.
It is worth noting that most cases were recorded in the Lviv region - 147, in the city of Kyiv - 110 and in the Ivano-Frankivsk region - 103.
As we reported earlier, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus will reconvene the Emergency Committee later this week in order to re-evaluate the Covid-19 pandemic.
According to him, almost 16 million cases have now been reported to WHO, and more than 640,000 deaths. Moreover, in the past 6 weeks, the total number of cases has roughly doubled.
“The pandemic continues to accelerate,” WHO Director-General emphasized.