1,972 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary
The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 165,880, with 1,972 new cases and 137 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The death toll stands at 9,429.
The total number of confirmed cases stands at 319,543 up from 317,571 yesterday.
The number of recoveries has risen to 144,234.
Currently, 6,155 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 425 of whom are on ventilators.
So far 2,639,729 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 19,496 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine.
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 61,405. Pest County is the second most affected, with 40,131 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (18,606 cases).
The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 18,507.
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