300 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary
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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 61,700, with 300 new cases and 24 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The death toll has increased to 29,842.
The total number of confirmed cases stands at 805,871 up from 805,571 yesterday.
The number of recoveries has risen to 714,329.
Currently, 622 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 70 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 143,782. Pest County is the second most affected, with 111,703 cases, followed by Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County (46,423 cases).
So far 5,897,459 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 7,254 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine.
According to the website, a total of 5,254,400 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 3,966,193.
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