Ukraine's Health Minister Maksym Stepanov proposes to introduce a three-week lockdown in Ukraine from January 2, 2021. This was discussed at the meeting on the terms of lockdown introduction, ZN.ua reports.
"Health Minister Maksym Stepanov proposed to introduce a three-week lockdown from January 2, 2021. This is the position of President Volodymyr Zelensky, and the head of the Ministry of Health defended it at the meeting," the message says.
It is noted that at the meeting the proposal of the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov was also considered. He insisted on the introduction of a three-week lockdown from December 7, 2020. Both options were put to an impromptu vote, but neither received a majority.
As we reported earlier, the leader of the parliamentary faction of the Servant of the People party David Arakhamia stated that the chances of introducing the lockdown in Ukraine currently make about 90 percent.
It was also reported that a lockdown could be introduced from December 23 to January 15.