Ukrainians will be fined for travel without masks

Ukrainian residents will be fined for travel without masks, reports “”.

The President Vladimir Zelensky signed a law that introduces fines for being in public premises and transport without masks. Thus, it is planned to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

The fine will be 10-15 tax-free minimum incomes of citizens (from 170 to 255 hryvnia).

Earlier it was reported that Ukraine has set a new record for the number of people infected with coronavirus detected over the past day. As of Thursday morning, November 19, 13,357 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in the country.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, more than 583 thousand infected have been registered, 10 369 infected have died, over 266 thousand have been cured.

The mayor of the city of Konotop died of complications caused by the coronavirus Alexander Lugovoi . Zelenskiy receives a second positive test for coronavirus.