At least 71 new cases of community-acquired pneumonia and COVID-19 have been registered in the Kyrgyz Republic. The Head of the Public Health Department Ainura Akmatova announced at a briefing.
According to her, 15 people got infected in Bishkek, 1 — in Osh city, 5— in Osh region, 4 — in Chui region, 8 — in Issyk-Kul region, 15 — in Jalal-Abad region, 19 — in Batken region, 4 — in Talas region.
In total, 44,684 cases of community-acquired pneumonia and COVID-19 have been registered in the country.
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.