As of October 21, 315,826 cases of coronavirus infection observed in Ukraine. During the past 24 hours, 6,719 Covid-19 cases were registered as the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) reported.
Totally, 5,927 people (+141 in 24 hours) died from the complications caused by the coronavirus; however, 132,219 (+2,686 in 24 hours) patients recovered. The number of active Covid-19 cases makes 177,680.
The majority of the cases observed in Kharkiv region – 713 and Odesa region – 614; 559 cases were registered in Kyiv.
As we reported, 22,977 people are being treated for coronavirus in medical institutions of Ukraine.
Besides, the Office of the President of Ukraine claimed that Ukrainian experts approached the invention of domestic anti-coronavirus vaccine. One of the developers claimed that the current prototype could help people fight new, forthcoming kinds of coronavirus infections that keep mutating.