In the office Zelensky explained the increase in cases COVID-19 in the West Ukraine

The office of the President of Ukraine called worship and public transport one of the main reasons for the growth of coronavirus infection in the Western regions of the country, said Thursday the press service of the office of the President on the results of the traditional conference call.

The number of cases of the coronavirus in Ukraine over the past day increased by 1197, died 23 individuals. According to the Minister of health of Ukraine Maxim Stepanov, the numbers are a new record.

"The health Minister Maksym Stepanov said that the main reason for the increase in the number of patients in the West of Ukraine, especially in villages, are of worship. These results showed an epidemiological investigation. The second main reason is public transport and the movement of people in connection with the hotel. In addition, the Minister announced that a large number of people have asymptomatic, thus forming immunity," - said in a statement on the website of the office of the President of Ukraine.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 16.5 million cases, more than 656 thousand people died.

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