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191 patients died of Covid over the past 24 hours, while 10,143 new coronavirus infections were registered in Hungary, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Friday.

The number of active infections has risen to 189,002, while hospitals are treating 7,463 Covid patients, 566 of whom are on ventilators.

Since the first outbreak, the number of fatalities has risen to 35,122, while 1,134,869 infections have been registered. Fully 910,745 people have made a recovery.

Hospitals Ordered to Report Data Differently on Patients Needing Respiratory Care
Hospitals Ordered to Report Data Differently on Patients Needing Respiratory Care

Based on the government's statistics, the number of patients needing respiratory assistance fell suddenly and significantly on Monday.Continue reading

So far 6,145,984 people have received a first jab, while 5,858,119 have been fully vaccinated. Fully 2,665,330 Hungarians have received a booster jab.

There are 60,555 people in official quarantine, while 8,559,975 tests have been officially carried out.

The government re-introduced compulsory mask-wearing in enclosed spaces from November 20.

Detailed data on the more than 264 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 5,2 million deaths, and more than 238 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Attila Balázs/MTI