5,307 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary
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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 271,963, with 5,307 new cases and 256 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The death toll has increased to 24,521.
The total number of confirmed cases stands at 736,982 up from 731,675 yesterday.
The number of recoveries has risen to 440,498.
Currently, 9,848 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 1,156 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 134,925. Pest County is the second most affected, with 102,821 cases, followed by Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County (41,153 cases).
So far 5,033,736 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 47,671 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine.
According to the website, a total of 3,090,994 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 1,325,587.
The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 63,203.
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