609 new COVID-19 cases registered in Hungary
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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 173,164, with 609 new cases and 114 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The death toll stands at 9,161.
The total number of confirmed cases stands at 316,669 up from 316,060 yesterday.
The number of recoveries has risen to 134,344.
Currently, 6,261 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 448 of whom are on ventilators.
So far 2,615,237 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 22,779 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 60,924. Pest County is the second most affected, with 39,843 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (18,486 cases).
The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 17,792.
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