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Coronavirus: 6 Fatalities, 179 New Infections Registered in Hungary

Hungary Today 2021.06.09.

Six patients died over the past 24 hours in Hungary, while 179 new infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Wednesday.

The number of active infections went down to 56,096, while hospitals are treating 549 Covid patients, 58 of whom need respiratory assistance.

Since the first outbreak, 806,385 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 29,889. Fully 720,400 people have made a recovery.

There are 6,749 people in official quarantine, while 5,936,304 tests have been officially carried out.

So far 5,296,926 people have received a first jab, while 4,073,520 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 174 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 3.7 million deaths and more than 158 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Attila Balázs/MTI