At least 379 new cases of community-acquired pneumonia and COVID-19 have been registered in the Kyrgyz Republic. The Deputy Minister of Health and Social Development Jalalidin Rakhmatullaev announced at a briefing.
According to him, 149 people got infected in Bishkek, 50 — in Osh city, 96— in Chui region, 32 — in Osh region, 1 — in Talas region, 5 — in Naryn region, 15 — Issyk-Kul region, 22 — in Jalal-Abad region, 9 — in Batken region.
In total, 107,714 cases of community-acquired pneumonia and COVID-19 have been registered in the country since March 2020.
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.