The Minister of Health of Ukraine Maksym Stepanov arrived with a check in Cherkasy in connection with the decision of the city council to cancel quarantine measures. Stepanov stated this during a briefing.
According to Stepanov, he will visit four medical facilities with verification.
“As for the Cherkasy region, for the entire time of the pandemic in Ukraine (in the region, - ed.) 296 cases of patients with coronavirus disease were confirmed. An additional 6 people became ill during the day. 9 deaths from Covid-19 were registered, including Cherkasy region today was also a man who died from Covid-19. And against this backdrop, the Cherkasy city council decided to completely abolish any quarantine restrictions that the government introduced in the country to combat coronavirus," Stepanov said.
He noted that quarantine measures introduced by the government allowed avoiding the peak incidence of coronavirus in Ukraine.
As we reported before, In Ukraine, the situation with the spread of coronavirus allows quarantine mitigation to begin on May 11.