The President of Ukraine tested positive and hospitalized
Ukrainian officials have reported that President Vladimir Zelinsky has been hospitalized after Infected to COVID 19 virus.
“He first went home but decided to move to Feofania [hospital] to accurately isolate and not expose anyone,” a presidential spokeswoman said.
“There are better conditions for patients. Nothing serious,” she said, referring to the president’s health.
Mr Zelenskiy said on Monday local time that he tested positive for coronavirus.
Three other top officials, including the finance minister, the defense minister and Mr Zelenskiy’s top aide were also reported to be infected.
On Wednesday, Mr Zelenskiy’s Cabinet voted to impose a national lockdown at weekends to strengthen steps to curb the rapid spread of the coronavirus.