Donetsk, Jul 6 - DAN. The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Donetsk People’s Republic increased by 157 over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Tuesday.

“DPR medics have carried out 629 tests since Monday; 123 people tested positive and another 34 showed clinical and epidemiological signs of COVID-19,” the report said.

Two hundred and eight patients have been de-registered after full recovery and 14 have died over the past 24 hours, the Ministry said.

The DPR currently has 43,864 confirmed COVID-19 cases; 36,387 patients recovered, 4,161 continue treatment and 3,316 died, according to the latest reports.*jk