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Six patients have died in the past 24 hours, all of them elderly and suffering from underlying illnesses, bringing the total number of fatalities to 505, while novel coronavirus infections in Hungary have increased by 22 to 3,793, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Wednesday morning.

Fully 1,856 hospitalised patients have made a recovery.

The number of active infections has fallen to 1,432.

Fully 430 Covid-19 patients are undergoing treatment in hospital, 25 of whom are on ventilators.

Altogether 11,616 are in official home quarantine. The number of tests carried out stands at 166,960.

Budapest (1,805 people) has the highest number of infections, followed by Pest County (535), Fejér County (369) and Zala County (247). Békés County (11) has the lowest number.

Detailed data on the more than 5,5 million confirmed cases worldwide and more than 350,000 deaths can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Károly Árvai/kormany.hu