Donetsk, Oct 28 – DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic medics diagnosed 1,449 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Thursday.

A total of 3,066 tests have been carried out; 1,384 people tested positive and another 65 showed COVID-19 symptoms, the report said. Five hundred and thirty-nine residents have been de-registered after recovery and 69 have died since Wednesday.

The DPR has recorded 84,574 COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the pandemic; 62,700 people have recovered, 15,343 continue treatment, and 6,531 have died. *jk