Ban on alcohol sales in Kyiv at night becomes effective Oct 12
Business entities, holders of relevant licences, are banned from selling alcohol as well as soft alcoholic beverages and beer from 23:00 to 10:00.
The ban does not apply to restaurants, it is reported.
Kyiv authorities warn they will revoke licenses of those businesses that will fail to comply with the city council's decision.
The city council also recommends that the Kyiv police should tighten control over the enforcement of the Code of Administrative Offences, prevent the consumption of alcohol, alcoholic beverages and beer on streets, in parks and gardens, sports facilities and public transport.
Read alsoKyiv to open border checkpoint at river port - CabinetAs was reported earlier, on September 22, Kyiv City Council introduced limitations on the sale of alcohol in the capital city's retail outlets at night, from 23:00 to 10:00