LUGANSK, September 11 (Lugansk Media Centre) - Lugansk People’s Republic medics recorded 777 coronavirus infection cases in the Republic, the LPR Healthcare Ministry press service reported.
“As of 09:00, September 11, the LPR had 777 confirmed COVID-19 cases,” the report said. “A total of 652 persons have fully recovered and left hospitals with two negative test results for COVID-19.”
“LPR medics have recorded one death due to COVID-19 since Thursday, which brings the Republic’s coronavirus infection death toll to 21,” the Healthcare Ministry said.
The World Health Organisation called the COVID-19 coronavirus infection a pandemic. The first coronavirus infection cases were recorded in China in late 2019. As of now, the number of coronavirus contacts has exceeded 27.7 million; of those, over 899,000 people have died. Earlier, the LPR confirmed 763 COVID-19 cases.
To prevent the spread of the coronavirus infection, the LPR authorities put the Republic on high alert and introduced lockdown measures. Most of restrictions have already been eased due to the improving COVID-19 situation.