Another 8 patients have died in Hungary and the number of registered novel coronavirus infections has risen to 1,652 in a day, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Thursday morning.
So far, there have been 142 fatalities and 199 people have left hospital after recovery.
Yesterday, the number of those infected was 1579.
There are 12,737 people in hospital or home quarantine, and 38,489 coronavirus tests have been conducted at accredited laboratories.
Budapest has the highest number of infections (805), followed by Pest County (249) and Fejér county (122).
Detailed data on confirmed cases and deaths by country: here.
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