1,692 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary


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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 250,143, with 1,692 new cases and 188 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.

The death toll has increased to 27,172.

The total number of confirmed cases stands at 774,399 up from 772,707 yesterday.

The number of recoveries has risen to 497,084.

Currently, 5,907 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 702 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 139,807. Pest County is the second most affected, with 107,557 cases, followed by Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County (43,720 cases).

So far 5,327,413 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 33,429 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine. 

According to the website, a total of 3,774,221 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 1,773,900.

The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 66,374.


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