"The decision to classify a city or region as a red zone is made by the state commission for emergency situations. We appeal to the government to make such a decision, but I want to state that the capital, within its powers, imposes strict restrictions, which we stated earlier," Klitschko said.
Earlier, it was reported that Kyiv is now on the threshold of the red zone.
The occupancy rate of oxygen beds exceeds 65% in the capital for two days in a row now.
On October 27, 1,451 people fell ill and 39 died.
There are 3,334 patients diagnosed with Covid-19 in hospitals, including 50 children. 452 people, including 27 children, are suspected of being infected with the coronavirus.
2,411 patients are in serious condition. In particular, 339 patients are in intensive care beds. 59 patients are connected to the device of artificial ventilation of lungs, 232 more are on noninvasive artificial ventilation of lungs. 2,888 patients need oxygen support.