Donetsk, May 25 - DAN. Nearly 300 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 have carried out 834 tests since Monday; 237 people tested positive and another 61 showed clinical and epidemiological signs of COVID-19,” the report said.

Two hundred and thirty-three patients have been de-registered after recovery and 22 have died over the designated period. Eight rapid tests have shown two reinfections.

The DPR currently has 37,615 confirmed COVID-19 cases; 30,760 patients recovered, 4,046 continue  treatment and 2,809 died, according to the latest reports.*jk