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Coronavirus: 12 Fatalities, 371 New Cases Registered in Hungary

Hungary Today 2021.09.15.

Twelve Covid patients died in the past 24 hours, while 371 new coronavirus infections were registered in Hungary, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Wednesday.

Since the first outbreak, 816,222 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 30,114. Fully 779,250 people have made a recovery.

The number of active infections has risen to 6,858, while hospitals are treating 307 Covid patients, 40 of whom need respiratory assistance.

So far 5,847,002 people have received the first jab, while 5,553,346 have been fully vaccinated. Fully 544,000 Hungarians have already received booster jabs.

There are 3,286 people in official quarantine, while 6,737,713 tests have been officially carried out.

On May 21, the Hungarian government announced that most of Hungary’s remaining restrictions would be lifted upon reaching five million vaccinations. Further restrictions, such as the mask mandate, have been lifted as well after 5.5 million vaccinations were reached.

Detailed data on the more than 226 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 4,6 million deaths, and more than 202 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured image via Tibor Rosta/MTI