2,804 new COVID-19 cases registered in Hungary
The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 197,246, with 2,804 new cases and 144 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The death toll stands at 7,381.
Some 18% of active cases are located in Budapest.
The total number of confirmed cases stands at 288,567 up from 285,763 yesterday.
The number of recoveries has risen to 83,940.
Currently, 7,639 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 574 of whom are on ventilators.
So far, 2,406,171 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 42,467 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 57,000. Pest County is the second most affected, with 36,780 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (17,381 cases).
The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 13,429.
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