"A patient from Chernivtsi, who was infected with the novel coronavirus, tested again for COVID-19 and returned negative test. Thus, we can officially declare that we have the first person in Ukraine who recovered from the coronavirus," Zelenskyi said in a video address.
According to the head of state, the man has been discharged from the hospital and returns home.
The first case of the novel coronavirus Covid-19 was confirmed in Ukraine on February 3. A man from Chernivtsi, who had returned from Italy, was diagnosed with coronavirus.
As of March 20, Ukraine had 26 laboratory-confirmed cases of Covid-19 infection, including three deaths.