The number of deaths from COVID-19 in the Odessa region since the beginning of the pandemic, registered by the Ministry of Health, amounted to 8 thousand 1 people per day on April 194.
For the first time in a month, Odesa region became one of the leaders among the regions with the highest daily number of infections.
There have also been 28 COVID-19 deaths in the region. That is, the region is still among the leaders, but in terms of the number of deaths per day in fourth place.
Over the last day, the largest number of confirmed cases was registered in Kyiv 1 thousand 864, Dnipropetrovsk - 1 thousand 665, Lviv - 1 thousand 639, Kyiv - 1 thousand 265 and Kharkiv - 1 thousand 194 regions.
In total in the Odessa region today there are 118 thousand 743 cases of COVID-19 and 2 thousand 56 patients died.
We will remind, number of deaths from COVID-19 in Odessa region since the beginning of a pandemic reached 2 thousand 28 people - 43 of them died during the day on April 7.
A sharp increase in the number of deaths COVID-19 in the Odessa region related with a new strain of coronavirus that was first discovered in the UK.
This was reported in the state institution "Odessa Regional Laboratory Center of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine."
For the day of April 6 in the Odessa region 1 thousand 236 cases of COVID-19 are registered, from which 41 - lethal. The level of hospitalization of patients also increased from 20% in early February to 40% in March. These are mainly patients with severe disease and those with comorbidities.
The number of new cases of COVID-19 recorded on Monday, April 5, by the Ministry of Health, amounted to 1 thousand 436, and fatalities - 24.
The number of new cases of COVID-19 recorded on Sunday, 4 April, The Ministry of Health, amounted to 660, and fatalities - 18.
The number of new cases of COVID-19, recorded on Saturday, April 3, by the Ministry of Health, amounted to 1 thousand 75, ie 446 new cases less than on Friday, April 2. However, the number of fatalities recorded on Saturday, three times largerthan on Friday.
The Standing Deputy Commission on Health and Social Policy of the Odessa Regional Council during the meeting on April 1 supported the allocation of 15 million hryvnias for the purchase oxygen concentrators.
We will also remind that pupils and the staff of the Odessa orphanage "Perlinka" where in March fell ill 15 people, nine of whom are children, recovered from COVID-19.
Note, the Commission on Health came to the conclusion about the need to introduce stricter quarantine restrictions in the Odessa region than those provided by the "red" zone, following the example of Kyiv.
Odessa region took second place in the country in terms of number new cases COVID-19, recorded for the day of April 1, and the number of deaths due to infection.
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