Health minister names Ukrainian regions with highest daily COVID-19 spike.

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Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has listed the regions that are in the lead by the number of new COVID-19 cases confirmed in the past day.

"Speaking per each region, the highest number of confirmed cases in the past 24 hours was registered in Kharkiv region(403 cases), Ternopil region(337), Odesa region(387), and Lviv region(252)," he said at a briefing on September 23, as reported by the Health Ministry on Facebook.

Read also Kyiv, 22 regions not ready for lifting COVID-19 curbs – health ministry In total, 45,157 tests were conducted in the country in the past day. In particular, there were 22,895 tests done with the use of the polymerase chain reaction(PCR)method and 22,262 with the application of the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay(ELISA)method.

COVID-19 in Ukraine: latest

  • Ukraine said 3,497 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed across the country in the past 24 hours as of September 23, 2020.
  • The total number of confirmed cases grew to 184,734.

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