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11 November 2020, 09:20

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LPR reports 1,647 COVID-19 cases

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LUGANSK, November 11 (Lugansk Media Centre) - Lugansk People’s Republic medics recorded 1,598 coronavirus infection cases in the Republic, the LPR Healthcare Ministry press service reported.

“As of 09:00, November 4, the LPR had 1,647 confirmed COVID-19 cases,” the report said.

“A total of 1,370 persons have recovered and left hospitals with two negative test results for COVID-19 since the beginning of the coronavirus infection outbreak.”

The World Health Organisation called the COVID-19 coronavirus infection a pandemic. The first coronavirus infection cases were recorded in China in late 2019.  The number of coronavirus contacts across the world has exceeded 50.4 million; of those, over 1.2 million people have died. Earlier, the LPR confirmed 1,643 COVID-19 cases.

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

LuganskMediaCentre — 11 November — Lugansk