Donetsk, Sep 5 — DAN. Two hundred and twenty-one new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past week, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Monday.

Fifty-seven covid patients have been de-registered over the designated period, the Ministry said adding that 219 covid patients are currently undergoing treatment in DPR hospitals and another 239 are receiving outpatient treatment.

The Republic has recorded 173,222 coronavirus infection cases overall.*jk