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Coronavirus: 285 Fatalities, 7,325 New Infections Registered in Hungary

Hungary Today 2021.04.09.

285 patients died over the past 24 hours, while 7,325 new infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Friday.

The number of active infections has risen to 262,574, while hospitals are caring for 11,363 Covid patients,  1,364 of whom are on ventilators.

Since the first outbreak, 705,815  infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 22,966. Fully 420,275 people have made a recovery.

There are 46,775 people in official quarantine, while 4,861,310 tests have been officially carried out.

So far 2,689,102 people have received a first jab, while 1,126,139 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.

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Detailed data on the more than 134 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 2,9 million deaths and more than 108 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Attila Balázs/MTI