Donetsk, Sep 22 – DAN. Seven hundred and twenty-seven new COVID-19 cases have been diagnosed in the Donetsk People’s Republic over the past 24 hours, the DPR Healthcare Ministry reported on Wednesday.

“DPR medics carried out 1,559 tests on September 21; 617 people tested positive and another 110 showed COVID-56 symptoms,” the report said. Four hundred and twenty-six patients have been deregistered after full recovery and another 31 have died since Tuesday.

DPR medics have confirmed 63,479 COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the coronavirus infection outbreak; 50,202 people have recovered, 8,632 continue treatment and 4,645 have died.*jk