March 5, another two persons were hospitalized at the infectious ward of the hospital with suspicion of Covid-2019 in Ukraine's Chernivtsi. This was reported on the Facebook page of Chernivtsi Regional State Administration.
According to the statement, prior to that, they traveled to Italy. Their samples were submitted to Kyiv in order to be tested for coronavirus infection.
It is worth noting that Ukraine confirmed the first case of COVID-19 or coronavirus on March 3.
The case was spotted in the Chernivtsi region. A man returned to Ukraine from Italy and entered Ukraine through the border with Romania.
According to Deputy Minister of Health Viktor Liashko, the condition of the infected man is stable. The patient has no temperature and symptoms of pneumonia.
On March 4, it was reported that six more people were suspected, isolated and they were waiting for the results of the tests.
World Health Organization Representative Jarno Habicht stated that the WHO predicts the growth of the number of people infected with coronavirus in Ukraine.