Medics record four COVID deaths in LPR over 24 hours - Health Ministry

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Lugansk People’s Republic medics have recorded four deaths due to COVID-19 over the past 24 hours, the LPR Healthcare Ministry press service reported.

“Four deaths have been recorded which brings the LPR coronavirus infection death toll to 2,963 since the beginning of the pandemic,” the report said.

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 263.5 million by now; of those, over 5.2 million people died, according to the WHO. The LPR confirmed 20,861 COVID-19 cases.

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

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