8,053 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary
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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 267,291, with 8,053 new cases and 245 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The death toll has increased to 23,211.
The total number of confirmed cases stands at 713,868 up from 705,815 yesterday.
The number of recoveries has risen to 423,366.
Currently, 10,921 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 1,344 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 131,764. Pest County is the second most affected, with 99,722 cases, followed by Győr-Moson-Sopron County (40,051 cases).
So far 4,897,922 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 47,041 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine.
The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 61,903.
According to the website, a total of 2,760,938 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 1,171,475.
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