6,700 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary


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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 224,761, with 6,700 new cases and 302 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.

The death toll has increased to 20,737.

The total number of confirmed cases stands at 652,433 up from 645,733 yesterday.

The number of recoveries has risen to 406,935.

Currently, 12,346 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 1,492 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 122,847. Pest County is the second most affected, with 91,757 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (37,043 cases).

So far 4,609,152 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 55,287 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine. 

The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 57,095.

According to the website, a total of 2,011,029 people have been vaccinated until today, with 753,187 of them receiving a second dose as well.



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