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12 February 2021, 13:40

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LPR reports 2,822 COVID-19 cases - Health Ministry

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LUGANSK, February 12 (Lugansk Media Centre) - Lugansk People’s Republic medics recorded 2,822 coronavirus infection cases in the Republic, the LPR Healthcare Ministry press service reported.

“As of 09:00, February 12, the LPR had 2,822 confirmed COVID-19 cases,” the report said. “A total of 2,348 persons have recovered and left hospitals after a double negative test 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 106.7 million by now; of those, over 2.3 million people have died. Earlier, the LPR confirmed 2,787 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 — 12 February — Lugansk