6,296 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary
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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 270,353, with 6,296 new cases and 206 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The death toll has increased to 23,417.
The total number of confirmed cases stands at 720,164 up from 713,868 yesterday.
The number of recoveries has risen to 426,394.
Currently, 10,484 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 1,290 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 132,632. Pest County is the second most affected, with 100,476 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (40,403 cases).
So far 4,934,786 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 44,370 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine.
The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 62,286.
According to the website, a total of 2,835,894 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 1,197,685.
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