Coronavis took the life of Kharkiv city mayor G. Kernes, he was just over sixty years old. He had rarely appeared in public lately, and in September testing showed that G. Kernes had coronavirus.
Here’s what one of the mayor’s close friends, Pavel Fuchs, wrote on Telegram:
“Tonight my best friend Gennady Kernes’ huge good heart stopped.”
According to Fuchs, Kernes was sick with a type of coronavirus infection. Keres has been at the helm of Kharkiv for the last 10 years