1,253 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary
The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 254,103, with 1,253 new cases and 183 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The death toll has increased to 26,984.
The total number of confirmed cases stands at 772,707 up from 771,454 yesterday.
The number of recoveries has risen to 491,620.
Currently, 6,360 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 753 of whom are on ventilators.
Looking at all diagnosed cases until now, Budapest remains the most affected area of the entire country, with the number of cases (both active and inactive) reaching 139,572. Pest County is the second most affected, with 107,312 cases, followed by Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County (43,623 cases).
So far 5,308,624 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 34,785 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine.
According to the website, a total of 3,679,730 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 1,711,723.
The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 66,257.
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