Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko said 851 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed in the city in the past 24 hours as of December 28, 2020.

"In the past day, another 851 residents of Kyiv tested positive for the coronavirus, including 21 healthcare workers. There were 10 fatalities," Klitschko reported via Telegram on Monday.

"As of today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city is 108,055."

According to the city mayor, 477 women aged 18 to 91 and 332 men aged 18 to 90 are among those infected.

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Klitschko said 102 new patients had been hospitalized, while the rest were self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under medical supervision.

He added that 188 people had recovered in the past day.

In total, 37,461 Kyiv residents have already beaten the disease.

The highest number of the new cases in Kyiv was registered in Darnytsky district (305), Dniprovsky district (180), and Obolonsky district (107).

The death toll in the city stands at 1,854.

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