At least 969 new cases of community-acquired pneumonia and COVID-19 have been registered in the Kyrgyz Republic. The Ministry of Health and Social Development reports.
According to it, 611 people got infected in Bishkek, 6 — in Osh city, 86 — in Chui region, 22 — in Osh region, 18 — in Talas region, 20 — in Naryn region, 59 — Issyk-Kul region, 88 — in Jalal-Abad region and 59 — in Batken region.
In total, 159,089 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.