The condition of the former president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, who contracted coronavirus, has worsened, his wife Marina Poroshenko said.
On September 29 Poroshenko stated that he had contracted coronavirus. His wife reported on October 3 that the ex-president was hospitalized and he had bilateral pneumonia.
“His condition is worse, he has bilateral inflammation of lungs, he is in hospital and receives a complex of treatment. Unfortunately, his blood condition has worsened now – it is very thick. And even doctors cannot take a test to monitor his state of health, to monitor how the disease is happening,” said Marina Poroshenko in an interview with journalist Yanina Sokolova.
According to her, their daughter, who contracted coronavirus, can carry the disease more easily.
Earlier the Ministry of Health of Ukraine reported that 239,337 cases of COVID-19 were recorded in the country, 4597 people died, 105,970 recovered.
On March 11, the World Health Organization declared an outbreak of new coronavirus infection COVID-19 a pandemic.