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Coronavirus: Almost 1,400 Registered to Use Home Quarantine Monitoring App

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.05.24.

So far, a total of 1,392 people have registered to use a smartphone application that can monitor compliance with home quarantine orders, Róbert Kiss, spokesman for the operative board coordinating Hungary’s response to the coronavirus epidemic said at the board’s daily press briefing on Sunday.

Kiss said that 910 of those registered are actively using the app. Currently, there are a total of 11,934 people under house quarantine in Hungary, he added.

photo: hazikaranten.hu

Answering a question, Kiss said guest workers in the agricultural sector had been allowed entry into Hungary since May 7, and Romanian nationals had taken advantage of that opportunity in groups at all border crossings. By midnight on Saturday, 601 such guest workers had entered Hungary in 109 groups, he added.

featured photo: hazikaranten.hu