41 new COVID-19 cases reported in DPR over 24 hours – Health Ministry
August 20, 2020 12:22
Donetsk, Aug 20 – DAN. Forty-one new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Thursday.
“August 19 tests revealed 41 new COVID-19 cases; one of the infected arrived from Ukraine and two from the Russian Federation,” the report said.
The others, including 13 medics, caught COVID-19 due to earlier contacts with the infected. Twenty-five people have been discharged from hospitals with two negative tests since Wednesday.
The DPR currently has 2,188 confirmed COVID-19 cases; 1,096 patients have convalesced, 970 are undergoing treatment and 122 have died, according to the Healthcare Ministry.
Ukraine, with 98,537 confirmed COVID-19 cases as of August 20, reported 2,134 new cases over the past 24 hours. *jk