The Public Health Center (PHC) tests 52 samples taken from the patients with the suspicion for Covid-19 as the center reported on Facebook.
The Center underlined that only PHC collects and verifies all confirmed data about the infection with the coronavirus in the territory of Ukraine and reports to the Healthcare Ministry.
“The report on the results of the diagnosis from any other sources, including the representatives of the bodies of the local self-government and so on might be confirmed only in the order described earlier. Before the official notification, such data cannot be confirmed by the Public Health Center of Ukraine and the Healthcare Ministry of Ukraine,” the message said.
Meanwhile, as of 10:00 am, on March 24, there are 84 laboratory-confirmed cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus in Ukraine. Such statistics were provided by Ukraine's Healthcare Ministry.
The quarantine continues in Ukraine, the intercity and interregional bus and railway traffics are stopped. The emergency situation imposed in the regions where people infected with coronavirus are spotted.
However, Ukraine’s Prime Minister stated that there is no need to introduce a state of emergency in Ukraine.