Ukraine's Healthcare Ministry is to purchase 1.5 vaccines from flu; these are supposed to reach doctors, teachers, police, and Border Guards. Maksym Stepanov, the Minister said so as quoted by the press department of the President's Office.
President Volodymyr Zelensky also expects that the number of available beds in hospitals will increase before the new epidemic season.
Meanwhile, Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers proposes to extend the quarantine in Ukraine until November 1, 2020, due to the worsening of the epidemic situation in the country. Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmygal announced this at a traditional conference call chaired by President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky.
It is noted that the President supported the need to take preventive measures, in particular, the introduction of a ban on concerts and nightclubs.
Earlier, as of the morning of August 25, the number of people infected with Covid-19 increased to 108,415 in Ukraine: 1,658 new cases have been reported over the last 24 hours.