Heat cut-off in Kyiv will be delayed for several days.
It takes about 5 days to stop the heating.
The damaged pipeline was put into operation 34 years ago.
Over the past year, 29 new prosumers have been added to the capital.
Social infrastructure facilities and almost half of the city's residential buildings are already receiving heat.
According to forecasters, next week there will be a cold snap, at night the temperature will drop to 3-5 degrees.
The total occupancy of European gas storage facilities (UGS) is 93.6%.