President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky claimed that his son had coronavirus. As of Early August 21, the boy successfully recovered. He was treated at the same hospital with his mother, the first lady Olena Zelenska. The head of the state said so during the briefing in Mykolaiv region.
"If kids take it (the disease, - 112 International) as they do, I guess it's more or less normal, it's just a temperature, but all parents are concerned about it and worry about it. The adults, on the other hand, suffer from this disease a lot. Even young ones who take up sports suffer from it. So I wish you all decent health, and I'm asking to be very cautious", Zelensky said.
Earlier, the first lady recovered from the disease.
"100,643 lab-confirmed cases in Ukraine on August 21, 2,207 of those lethal. 51,078 patients recovered. 2,106 new cases were observed over 24 hours", the message says.
Currently, most of the cases are observed in Kyiv (more than 11,000 cases), Chernivtsi region (8,505), Rivne region (8,238), Zakarpattya region (6,771), Ivano-Frankivsk region (7,462) and others; that is, mostly western regions of the country.