Since the beginning of 2021, several highs of deaths from coronavirus have been recorded. On January 7, 148 people died, on January 13 - 195. And on March 14, this figure was 262 people. The previous maximum deaths from coronavirus were recorded on March 17 (289 people).
The Minister of Health of Ukraine Maxym Stepanov said that the situation with Covid-19 is deteriorating significantly. Over the past day, an anti-record was set in the country regarding the death toll from coronavirus. Stepanov said during a briefing.
"The situation with the spread of Covid-19 in Ukraine is worsening. We are still facing a very difficult period. Today, an anti-record has been set for the number of deaths. For the first time in the country, the figure has stepped over 300 citizens who died because of Covid-19 in a day," he said.
The minister noted that the tense situation remains in Western Ukraine - in Zakarpattya and Ivano-Frankivsk regions. Besides, a worsening situation is observed in Vinnytsia, Mykolayiv and Lviv regions.