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Coronavirus: Only 5 Fatalities and 156 New Infections Reported in Hungary

Hungary Today 2021.05.31.

5 coronavirus patients died over the past 24 hours, while 156 new infections were registered in Hungary, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Monday.

The number of active infections went down to 74,569, while hospitals are treating 981 Covid patients, 110 of whom are on ventilators.

Since the first outbreak, 804,538 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 29,733. Fully 700,236 people have made a recovery.

There are 9,221 people in official quarantine, while 5,824,848 tests have been officially carried out.

So far 5,146,949 people have received a first jab, while 3,611,690 have been fully vaccinated.

On May 21, the Hungarian government announced that most of Hungary’s remaining restrictions would be lifted upon reaching five million vaccinations.

Most Covid Restrictions to Be Lifted in Hungary After 5 Million Vaccinations
Most Covid Restrictions to Be Lifted in Hungary After 5 Million Vaccinations

The night-time curfew, the rules on outdoor mask-wearing and social distancing will be lifted effective of the next consecutive day.Continue reading

Detailed data on the more than 171 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 3,5 million deaths and more than 153 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Tamás Vasvári/MTI