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Coronavirus: Fidesz-Christian Democrats Press for Free Parking in Capital

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.03.28.

Fidesz-Christian Democrats are strongly urging Budapest Mayor Gergely Karácsony to follow the example of Vienna and make parking free in the capital to support the containment of the novel coronavirus, the Budapest group leader of the ruling parties said on Saturday.

Zsolt Láng said making parking free could reduce the use of public transport by people who must commute to work.

Coronavirus: Fidesz Asks Budapest Mayor to Allow Free Parking

He noted that Hungarians may only leave their homes for good reason in the next two weeks under curfew restrictions in force from Saturday.

Featured photo illustration by Tamás Sóki/MTI