Woman infected with coronavirus died in Sumy region.

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In the Sumy region, a woman who has been infected with coronavirus has died. The Sumy regional state administration reports.

The woman was checked for the presence of coronavirus by rapid test.

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"Causes of a woman’s death are established because the results of the rapid test are preliminary and are not the basis for establishing a final diagnosis. Only after a laboratory study can we talk about the cause of death. The tests were sent to the Sumy Regional Laboratory Center," - the report said.

Earlier, in the city of Konotop of the Sumy region, the first case of coronavirus infection in the region was recorded.

On March 25, 136 cases of Covid-19 coronavirus infection were recorded in Ukraine. Of all 113 cases, four were lethal, one patient has recovered and has already been discharged from the hospital.

As we reported, the Cabinet of Ministers has prolonged a lockdown across the country for 30 days.

The government also has made the decision to introduce an emergency situation in Ukraine for a period of 30 days. Thus, it is expected to end on April 24, 2020.

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"Statistics show that cases have been identified. Unfortunately, these statistics continue to worsen," Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmygal stated.

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