Donetsk, Feb 4 - DAN. Donetsk People’s Republic medics have diagnosed nearly 1,300 new coronavirus infection cases over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Friday.

“DPR medics carried out 4,298 tests; 1,270 people tested positive and another 11 showed COVID-19 symptoms, the report said. One hundred and twelve residents were de-registered after recovery and ten died in the designated period.

The DPR reported 1,141 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, 1,245 on Tuesday and 1,138 on Monday. The DPR COVID-19 rate began to increase last week.

The Republic has recorded 129,776 coronavirus infection cases since the beginning of the pandemic; 110,420 people have recovered, 9,783 continue treatment, and 9,573 have died. *jk