Ukraine's government made a decision to impose emergency situation in Donetsk, Ternopil and Cherkasy regions to prevent Covid-19 spread as Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmygal reported on Telegram.
“The Cabinet of Ministers convened for the extraordinary meeting. The decision was made to introduce emergency situation in Donetsk, Ternopil and Cherkasy regions to prevent spread of Covid-19. The proper decisions were earlier made by the regional commissions on technogenic environmental security and emergency,” the PM wrote.
Currently, the emergency situation is imposed in nine regions of Ukraine.
Meanwhile, the number of people infected with coronavirus in Ukraine has reached 73 people. 26 people infected during the past 24 hours, 20 people in Kyiv, one in Kyiv region and three people in Ivano-Frankivsk region.
On March 23, Ukrainian cargo aircraft IL-76 landed in Boryspil international airport. The plane arrived from Guangzhou, China, carrying 250,000 tests for Covid-19, the coronavirus.