Donetsk, Feb 16 - DAN. One hundred and thirty-nine new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Tuesday.

“DPR medics carried out 413 tests on February 15; 117 people tested positive and another 22 showed clinical and epidemiological signs of COVID-19,” the report said.

Eight hundred and thirteen patients have recovered and another 21 have died since Monday, the Ministry said.

The DPR currently has 22,899  confirmed COVID-19 cases, 14,319 patients have recovered, 6,633 people continue in- or outpatient treatment and 1,947 have died, according to the latest reports.*jk