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Coronavirus: 460 Fatalities, 27,830 New Infections Registered Over the Weekend

Hungary Today 2021.11.29.

460 patients died of Covid over the past 72 hours, while 27,830 new coronavirus infections were registered in Hungary, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Monday.

The number of active infections has risen to 185,141, while hospitals are treating 7,438 Covid patients, 538 of whom need respiratory assistance.

Since the first outbreak, the number of fatalities has risen to 34,326, while 1,096,718 infections have been registered. Fully 877,251 people have made a recovery.

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So far 6,120,959 people have received a first jab, while 5,839,078 have been fully vaccinated. Fully 2,477,399 Hungarians have received a booster jab.

There are 52,452 people in official quarantine, while 8,423,435 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 261 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 5,2 million deaths, and more than 236 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Zoltán Balogh/MTI