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Coronavirus: Police Launch Investigation into Pesti Road Elderly Care Home

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.05.13.

The National Bureau of Investigation has launched an investigation into developments at an elderly care home in Pesti Road in eastern Budapest, police said on Tuesday.

Police said the investigation was against an unknown perpetrator for jeopardising residents but declined to reveal further details.

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Earlier in the day, Cecília Müller, the chief medical officer, reported that so far 42 residents of the facility have died of Covid-19 and 305 tested positive.

Featured photo by Márton Mónus/MTI