All quarantine restrictions are extended by 30 days until April 24th. In addition, the Unified State Civil Protection System was transferred to emergency mode. This decision was made on March 25 at meeting of the Cabinet Ministers.
This was announced by Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmygal on his Telegram channel, adding that the government is acting on a specific plan to combat the spread of coronavirus infection. He explained today’s decision by cases of COVID-19 were already detected in 13 regions and Kyiv city.
The Cabinet of Ministers decided:
- Equip checkpoints in emergency areas with mandatory sanitary examination of citizens and a pass only after a medical examination of persons and disinfection of vehicles.
- Involve workers and technical means of Ministry of Health, National Police, State Emergency Service of Ukraine, the State Consumer Service to work at these points.
- Disinfect all rooms, roads and sidewalks.
- Provide assistance to vulnerable people with the involvement of social workers, public and volunteer organizations in providing assistance.
Take a look at an interactive world map with COVID-19 on March 24.