Lugansk People’s Republic medics have recorded one death due to COVID-19 over the past 24 hours, the LPR Healthcare Ministry press service reported.
“One death has been recorded, which brings the LPR coronavirus infection death toll to 3,136,” the report said.
The World Health Organization called the COVID-19 coronavirus infection outbreak 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 332.6 million by now; of those, over 5.5 million people died, according to the WHO. The LPR confirmed 22,117 COVID-19 cases.
To prevent the spread of the coronavirus infection, the LPR authorities put the Republic on high alert and introduced lockdown measures.*t