The number of identified cases of infection with coronavirus COVID-19 in the self-proclaimed Donetsk people’s Republic over the past day has increased to 25, up to 1094, said Friday in a press-service of the Ministry of health DND.

Previously, the Agency reported 1069 laboratory confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus in the territory of the Republic.

"Over the past day in Donetsk people’s Republic identified 25 new cases of coronavirus infection COVID-19. As at 26 Jun registered and confirmed cases of infection COVID-19 on the territory of Donetsk people’s Republic – 1094, treated 703 patients, discharged 323 deaths 68", – stated in the message Department.

Because of the threat of coronavirus in the DNR introduced the mode of increased readiness. According to the order of the Ministry of education of the DNI, 19 March, all schools have been translated into distance learning. The decree of the President of the Republic Denis Pushilin reduced working time cafes and restaurants, prohibited events, prohibited the entry of citizens without registration or confirmation of permanent residence and arrived to a mandatory withdrawal for 14 days. In addition, DPR citizens were obliged to comply with social distance.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 9.2 million cases of infection, over 479 thousand people died.

Recent data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.Russia