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Three patients died in the past 24 hours, while 56 new Covid infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Wednesday.

Since the first outbreak, 808,612 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 30,013. Fully 741,896 people have made a recovery.

The number of active infections has declined to 36 703, while hospitals are treating 84 Covid patients, 11 of whom need respiratory assistance.

So far 5,548,451 people have received a first jab, while 5,226,741 have been fully vaccinated.

There are 1,582 people in official quarantine, while 6,222,052 tests have been officially carried out.

On May 21, the Hungarian government announced that most of Hungary’s remaining restrictions would be lifted upon reaching five million vaccinations. Further restrictions, such as the mask mandate, have been lifted as well after 5.5 million vaccinations were reached.

5.5 million People Vaccinated: Here Is the List of New Rules in Hungary
5.5 million People Vaccinated: Here Is the List of New Rules in Hungary

According to the latest measures, with a few exceptions, wearing a face mask is no longer mandatory in Hungary.Continue reading

Detailed data on the more than 188 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 4 million deaths and more than 172 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Attila Balázs/MTI