33 234 cases of coronavirus disease COVID-19 were recorded in Ukraine as of June 17. This was reported by Minister of Health Maksym Stepanov at a briefing in Kyiv today, - correspondent of OstroV reports.
"758 people fell ill over the past day, of which 43 children and 50 health workers. 175 people were hospitalized. 31 deaths were recorded. 415 patients recovered", - he stated.
According to him, in total, 33 234 people fell ill during the pandemic, including 2445 children and 5656 health workers. 14 943 people recovered and 943 died. The Minister noted that 18 412 tests on COVID-19 were carried out by PCR over the past day.
He noted that two anti-records have been set today - by the number of diseases and by the number of people who died in one day.