10,023 COVID-19 cases recorded in LPR - Health Ministry

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Medics recorded 10,023 COVID-19 cases in the Lugansk People’s Republic, the LPR Healthcare Ministry press service reported.

 “As of 09:00, September 9, the LPR had 10,023 confirmed COVID-19 cases,” the report said. ”A total of 7,783 people have fully recovered and left hospitals with two negative coronavirus test results since the beginning of the pandemic.

Fourteen people have died due to COVID-19 since Wednesday bringing the LPR’s pandemic death toll to 992.

The World Health Organization called the COVID-19 coronavirus infection a pandemic caused by a novel coronavirus. The first coronavirus infection cases were recorded in China in late 2019. The number of coronavirus contacts across the world has exceeded 221.1 million by now; of those, over 4.5 million people died, according to the WHO.

To prevent the spread of the coronavirus infection, the LPR authorities put the Republic on high alert and introduced lockdown measures.*i*r

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