At least 549 new cases of COVID-19 and community-acquired pneumonia have been registered for a day in Kyrgyzstan. The Head of the Public Health Department of the Ministry of Health, Ainura Akmatova, said at a briefing today.
According to her, 162 cases were confirmed in Bishkek, 81— in Osh city, 71 — in Osh region, 38 — in Chui region, 44 — in Jalal-Abad region, 45 — in Issyk-Kul region, 12 — in Naryn region, 36 — in Talas region, and 60 — in Batken region.
In total, 38,659 cases of COVID-19 have been registered in the republic.
Recall, the Ministry of Health of Kyrgyzstan has combined statistics after the WHO assigned the code U07.1 to the laboratory-confirmed coronavirus in the international classification of diseases, and the code U07.2 — to community-acquired pneumonia, and it is considered as manifestation of the virus.