The flu in Ukraine: in several areas announced the epidemic

Грипп в Украине: в нескольких областях объявили эпидемию

In Ukraine, two regions declared a flu epidemic because it exceeded the epidemic threshold incidence in the Dnipropetrovsk and Chernivtsi regions. This was reported on the websites of regional state administrations.

In Dnipropetrovsk region for a week in the hospital came to 26.5 thousand inhabitants, and the number of cases increased by 44%.

Due to the spread of flu in quarantine had gone 99 thousand students. The teaching process is terminated at 191 944 school and individual classes.

In Chernivtsi region the epidemic threshold is exceeded by 33%. In just a few days ill 5891 persons, from them – 4118 children.

From complications of the flu is officially known about the 13 deaths. So died the people of Zhytomyr, Zaporizhzhya, Ternopil, Cherkasy and Rivne regions.