117 cases of COVID-19 were detected in the occupied territory of Donetsk oblast over the day of October 20. This is reported by the fake "DNR Ministry of Health".
In addition, 18 deaths were recorded. Men aged 65 to 86 years and women aged 49 to 90 years died.
In total, there are 5509 confirmed cases of COVID-19 infection and 385 deaths as of the morning of October 21. The mortality rate is 6.99.
205 cases of pneumonia, which the occupation authorities refuse to associate with COVID-19, were also identified over the day. 109 patients with such "unidentified" pneumonia were hospitalized.