905 new coronavirus cases registered in Hungary
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The number of active coronavirus cases in Hungary stands at 172,456, with 905 new cases and 96 new deaths registered since yesterday, according to data by government coronavirus information site koronavirus.gov.hu.
The death toll has increased to 28,888.
The total number of confirmed cases stands at 793,784 up from 792,879 yesterday.
The number of recoveries has risen to 592,440.
Currently, 2,974 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 361 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 142,188. Pest County is the second most affected, with 110,046 cases, followed by Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County (45,244 cases).
So far 5,560,617 tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories. Some 18,872 people are currently in compulsory home quarantine.
According to the website, a total of 4,391,794 people have been vaccinated until today. The number of those who have received a second dose as well has increased to 2,599,041.
The number of curfew violations registered by authorities throughout the country so far has reached 68,172.
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