Ukraine reports record daily high coronavirus-related deaths

Passengers wearing protective face masks are seen inside a tram in Kyiv
Passengers wearing protective face masks are seen inside a tram in Kyiv

KYIV (Reuters) - The number of daily coronavirus deaths in Ukraine jumped to 113 from the previous record of 109 deaths registered last week, the national security council said on Tuesday.

The council said a total of 309,107 cases had been registered in Ukraine as of Oct. 20, with 5,786 deaths and 129,533 people recovered.

(Reporting by Pavel Polityuk; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)