"Due to the fire at the landfill in Darnytskyi district in some areas of the city, there is significant smoke," statement informs.
Rescuers report that the fire partially spread to peat bogs, but there is no open fire there.
Currently, some burning hearths are being flooded with the involvement of special engineering equipment.
At the same time, according to the Kyiv City State Administration, the fire spread to an area of 2000 square meters. Residents of the capital are asked to stay at home if possible and not open the windows.
As was reported earlier, the landfill near Severodonetsk lit up due to fires in the Luhansk region.