At least 556 new cases of community-acquired pneumonia and COVID-19 have been registered in the Kyrgyz Republic. The Republican Emergency Response Center reported.
According to the center, 149 people got infected in Bishkek, 34 — in Osh, 75— in Osh region, 67 — in Chui region, 35 — in Issyk-Kul region, 83 — in Jalal-Abad region, 23 — in Talas region, 4 — in Naryn region and 86 — in Batken region.
In total, 55,144 cases of community-acquired pneumonia and COVID-19 have been registered in the country since March.
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.