Emergency mode was introduced in Kyiv; this decision was made at a government meeting. Prime Minister Denys Shmygal noted this in his Telegram channel.
Also, the emergency mode was introduced in the Dnipropetrivsk and Ivano-Frankivsk regions.
Decisions were made in connection with the identification of cases of coronavirus infection.
No new restrictions are currently expected.
Long-distance traffic has already been stopped in Ukraine; traffic is limited in cities.
As we reported before, the citizen of Chernivtsi recovered from coronavirus in Ukraine. He passed the test, which showed the negative result for Covid-19, as 112 Ukraine reported citing President Volodymyr Zelensky.
“The patient from Chernivtsi had repeated laboratory analysis for coronavirus. It showed a negative result for the second time. It means that we can state officially: there is the first person in Ukraine who recovered from coronavirus,” Zelensky stated.
Also, Volodymyr Zelensky stated that China has provided 10 million laboratory сoronavirus tests and 10 artificial lung ventilators to Ukraine. They will arrive in the next 48 hours.
As of March 20, there are 26 cases of coronavirus infection in Ukraine, three of them are lethal.