Eight new cases were reported on Sunday morning / Photo from UNIAN

Kyiv Mayor Klitschko has informed that the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city has risen to 82.

"This morning, we've received eight more laboratory-confirmed cases from state-controlled Kyiv City Laboratory Center of Ukraine's Health Ministry," he said on Telegram on March 29.

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According to Klitschko, the new cases are four women aged 20 to 40, one 11-year-old girl, and three men aged 33 to 40.

"Among them is a doctor from a private clinic who examined an infected female patient after her arrival from abroad," he said.

Six infected residents of Kyiv are self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under the supervision of doctors. One patient was hospitalized to Kyiv's Oleksandrivska Clinical Hospital and one to Kyiv Clinical Hospital No. 4 each.

"Positive news is that two Kyiv residents who had COVID-19 have been recovered and discharged from Oleksandrivska Hospital," the mayor added.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Ukraine's Health Ministry reported 418 confirmed COVID-19 cases and nine deaths as of Sunday morning. Five patients have already recovered.