One of the coronavirus patients in Kyiv contacted a woman who had earlier died of a coronavirus in Radomyshl, Zhytomyr region. Kyiv mayor Vitaly Klitschko has informed about it, Korrespondent reports.
It is worth noting that two more cases were reported in Ukraine yesterday, on March 16.
"One of the patients is a young student from Kyiv who was in contact with a sick woman who died from a coronavirus in Zhytomyr region. The boy was visiting her with the woman's granddaughter. He is being treated at the Oleksandrivska Hospital of the capital," Klitschko added.
The second case is a woman who has recently visited one of the resorts in France. She is currently self-isolated, under the supervision of doctors and receives treatment at home.
As we reported earlier, on March 13, the first death of a person infected with a coronavirus was recorded in Ukraine.
The 71-year-old woman was hospitalized on March 12, with a laboratory-confirmed case of Covid-2019.
According to the Ministry of Health, the woman was in the group of risk.