2,584 new COVID cases registered in Hungary


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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 245,928, with 2,584 new cases and 186 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.

The death toll has increased to 27,358.

The total number of confirmed cases stands at 776,983 up from 774,399 yesterday.

The number of recoveries has risen to 503,697.

Currently, 5,554 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 662 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 140,093. Pest County is the second most affected, with 107,938 cases, followed by Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County (43,908 cases).

So far 5,349,792 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 31,133 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine. 

According to the website, a total of 3,870,222 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 1,822,655.

The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 66,500.


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