Donetsk, Oct 8 - DAN. Ninety-one new COVID-19 cases have been diagnosed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Thursday.

Twenty-six people have been discharged from hospitals with two negative test results for COVID-19, and eight patients have died since Wednesday, the report said.

As of Thursday morning, the Republic had 4,162 confirmed COVID-19 cases; 2,206 people have been discharged from hospitals, 1,701 are undergoing treatment and 255 have died, according to the DPR Healthcare Ministry.

Ukraine has reported 5,397 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours; 244,734 people have got infected in Ukraine since the beginning of the pandemic.*jk