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Coronavirus: 176 Covid Fatalities Registered in Hungary in 24 Hours

Hungary Today 2021.11.24.

176 patients died of Covid over the past 24 hours, while 12,637 new coronavirus infections were registered in Hungary, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Wednesday.

The number of active infections has risen to 155,003, while hospitals are treating 6,840 Covid patients, 664 of whom need respiratory assistance.

Since the first outbreak, the number of fatalities has risen to 33,519, while 1,044,852  infections have been registered. Fully 856,330 people have made a recovery.

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So far 6,057,367 people have received a first jab, while 5,808,536 have been fully vaccinated. Fully 2,043 213 Hungarians have received a booster jab.

There are 54,978 people in official quarantine, while 8,196,724 tests have been officially carried out.

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

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Detailed data on the more than 259 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 5,1 million deaths, and more than 234 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Károly Árvai/kormany.hu