Kharkiv mayor Hennadiy Kernes is conscious; he's getting treatment from Covid-19 in the intensive care unit. Pavlo Fuchs, businessman and Kernes's friend posted this on his Telegram channel.
"News about health conditions of Hennadiy Kernes: he's undergoing treatment from Covid-19 in the intensive care unit. He's conscious, and the blood pressure equals that of an astronaut", he wrote.
According to Fuchs, Kernes was restricted from using any gadgets. He promised to go online as soon as they let him use his gadgets.
As it was reported earlier, Hennadiy Kernes appeared to be sick with coronavirus. Some sources reported that he fell into a coma, but the information was not confirmed. It is known that the disease of Kharkiv Mayor Hennadiy Kernes is severe.
Kernes used to be in the 17th city hospital of Kharkiv with coronavirus and pneumonia caused by it. The condition of the Kharkiv mayor was noted as stable and severe, but the issue of his transportation and treatment abroad was not initially considered.
However, on September 15, it was reported that due to the deteriorating health of Hennadiy Kernes, his friends and relatives were considering options for transportation to one of the European countries. The initial place for transportation was Vienna, but then Germany became a priority.