A total of 3,006,463 COVID-19 cases and 70,146 deaths were registered in Ukraine as of Thursday, while 2,479,138 patients have recovered, the health ministry announced.
In the last 24 hours, 27,377 people tested positive for the virus and 12,464 patients recovered from the disease, the ministry added.
The number of deaths and hospitalizations caused by COVID-19 has increased in Ukraine since the end of the summer.
According to the ministry, 70 per cent of the hospital beds designated for patients with COVID-19 have already been taken.
Ukraine has a population of about 42 million. To combat the spread of COVID-19 in the country, mass vaccinations have been carried out since 24 February. More than 7.6 million Ukrainians have been fully vaccinated so far, official figures show.
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