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No patients died over the past 24 hours, while 44 new Covid infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Friday.

Since the first outbreak, 808,437 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 30,004. Fully 741,083 people have made a recovery.

The number of active infections has declined to 37,350, while hospitals are treating 87 Covid patients, 13 of whom need respiratory assistance.

There are 1,629 people in official quarantine, while 6,192,388 tests have been officially carried out.

So far 5,529,428 people have received a first jab, while 5,145,484 have been fully vaccinated.

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.

5.5 million People Vaccinated: Here Is the List of New Rules in Hungary
5.5 million People Vaccinated: Here Is the List of New Rules in Hungary

According to the latest measures, with a few exceptions, wearing a face mask is no longer mandatory in Hungary.Continue reading

Detailed data on the more than 186 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 4 million deaths and more than 170 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration via Zoltán Balogh/MTI