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Coronavirus: 214 Fatalities, 3,607 New Cases Registered in Hungary

Hungary Today 2021.04.22.

Fully 214 patients died over the past 24 hours, while 3,607 new infections were registered in Hungary, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Thursday.

The number of active infections has decreased to 265,374, while hospitals are caring for 7,507 Covid patients, 876 of whom are on ventilators.

Since the first outbreak, 760,967 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 26,001. Fully 469,592 people have made a recovery.

There are 41,857 people in official quarantine, while 5,205.923 tests have been officially carried out.

So far 3,419,450 people have received a first jab, while 1,453,300 have been fully vaccinated.

On March 5, the government announced further strict measures, but the reopening has started, since the number of people vaccinated with the first jab has reached 2.5 million.

Hungary Prepares for Ten-Day Sinopharm Vaccination Campaign
Hungary Prepares for Ten-Day Sinopharm Vaccination Campaign

Hungary is initiating a ten-day mass vaccination program next week, as one million doses of the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine will be arriving. A letter from the National Health Insurance Fund (NEAK) and another from state secretary and leader of Hungary’s vaccination workforce István György was sent to general practitioners, informing them of the massive undertaking. […]Continue reading

Detailed data on the more than 144 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 3 million deaths and more than 122 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Attila Balázs/MTI