The number of new Covid-19 cases in Ukraine's Armed Forces, confirmed on August 18 made 40. The Medical Forces Command reported that on Wednesday, August 19.
"Eight of these are at medical establishments. The patients are in satisfactory condition, getting the necessary treatment. 32 people are staying home under the supervision of medical service. Patients' conditions are satisfactory, mild symptoms are observed", the message says.
As of 10 a.m. August 19, the overall number of infected in the military now makes 458 people. 816 recovered, and six died.
Another record break is observed in Ukraine in terms of Covid-19 spread rate. 1,967 new cases were confirmed in this country over 24 hours, on August 18. National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine reported that on Wednesday.
96,403 people got sick with coronavirus in Ukraine since the disease reached the country. 2,144 passed away, and 49,737 recovered.
The epidemiological situation in Kyiv is expected to worsen because of the start of the new school year. The spike of Covid-19 is also expected due to seasonal infections.