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Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko has said the number of confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the city rose by 1,300 in the past day.

"In the past day, another 1,300 residents of Kyiv tested positive for coronavirus. There were 49 fatalities," Klitschko reported via Telegram on March 24.

"As of today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city is 155,336."

According to the city mayor, 731 women aged 18 to 92 and 482 men aged 18 to 99 are among those infected.

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Klitschko said 137 new patients had been hospitalized, while the rest were self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under medical supervision.

He added that 333 people had recovered in the past day.

In total, 103,122 Kyiv residents have already beaten the disease.

The highest number of the new cases in Kyiv was registered in Darnytsky district (235), Desniansky district (187), Obolonsky district (187), and Dniprovsky district (184).

The death toll in the city stands at 3,163.

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