5,047 new coronavirus cases reported in Hungary


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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 189,694, with 5,047 new cases and 162 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.

The death toll stands at 6,784.

Some 19% of active cases are located in Budapest.

The total number of confirmed cases stands at 276,247 up from 271,200 yesterday.

The number of recoveries has risen to 79,769.

Currently, 7,807 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 610 of whom are on ventilators.

So far, 2,275,935 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 49,365 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 55,310. Pest County is the second most affected, with 35,351 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (16,903 cases).

The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 12,030.


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