At least 479 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, 169 people got infected in Bishkek, 26 — in Osh, 15— in Osh region, 77 — in Chui region, 59 — in Issyk-Kul region, 64 — in Jalal-Abad region, 23 — in Talas region, 1 — in Naryn region and 45 — in Batken region.
In total, 66,983 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.