The first briefing of the new Healthcare Minister will be dedicated to coronavirus issue as 112 Ukraine reported citing President Volodymyr Zelensky during the extraordinary session of the Verkhovna Rada.
“Of course, a separate issue is a coronavirus. I want to keep everybody calm. We have the first confirmed case, it is truth, but the situation is under control, all necessary measures are assumed. I believe that the first briefing of the new healthcare minister will be dedicated to this topic,” Zelensky said.
As we reported earlier, an extraordinary parliamentary meeting is underway.
As of Wednesday, March 4, one case of Covid-19 coronavirus was recorded in Ukraine, six more people are suspected and now they are waiting for the results of the tests.
As we reported earlier, yesterday, on March 3, Ukraine confirmed the case of COVID-19 or coronavirus. The case was spotted in the Chernivtsi region. A man returned to Ukraine from Italy and entered Ukraine through the border with Romania.
You can find the interactive web-based dashboard to track COVID-19 in real-time here.