6,502 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary


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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 160,557, with 6,502 new cases and 207 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.

The death toll stands at 17,628.

The total number of confirmed cases stands at 539,080 up from 532,578 yesterday.

The number of recoveries has risen to 360,985.

Currently, 10,386 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 1,170 of whom are on ventilators.

So far 4,162,688 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 47,116 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 102,987. Pest County is the second most affected, with 73,854 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (30,909 cases).

The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 51,516.

Until now, 1,441,706 people have been vaccinated, and 421,915 of them have already received the second dose as well.


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