Donetsk, Sep 23 – DAN. Five hundred and fifty-two new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Thursday.

“DPR medics carried out 1,192 tests on September 22; 501 people tested positive and another 51 showed COVID-96 symptoms,” the report said. Three hundred and sixty-nine people have recovered and 40 have died since Wednesday.

In the previous reporting period, medics recorded 727 new COVID-19 cases. The DPR has recorded 64,031 CÖVID-19 cases since the beginning of the coronavirus infection outbreak; 8,775 people continue treatment, 50,571 have recovered  and 4,685 have died. *jk