Photo: Metropolitan Sergey (ternopil.church.ua)
Sick Metropolitan Sergei is being treated in a hospital in Kiev
The Metropolitan of Ternopil and Kremenets Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate Sergei confirmed coronavirus disease. This was announced at a meeting by Deputy Head of the Ternopil Regional Laboratory Center Vladimir Panichev.
According to Panichev, Metropolitan Sergey is currently undergoing treatment at the Alexander Hospital in Kiev.
“In addition, the disease has already been confirmed in 4 priests and a deacon who are adjacent to Pochaev. Also, a coronavirus was found in a priest related to Pochaev and his wife.” he said.
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We will remind, earlier it was reported that in the Ternopil region Pochaev Holy Assumption Lavra was quarantined due to an outbreak of coronavirus. In addition, quarantine roadblocks were installed at the entrances to Pochaiv, where temperature screening was carried out.
Also, RBC-Ukraine wrote that in the Ivano-Frankivsk region coronavirus infection found in 6 priests. Two priests fell ill in the cities of Kalush and Ivano-Frankivsk, and one each in the Kolomyi and Bogorodchansky districts.