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Coronavirus: 186 Fatalities, Active Infections Drop Below 250,000

Hungary Today 2021.04.29.

Fully 186 patients died over the past 24 hours, while 2,584 new infections were registered in Hungary, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Thursday.

The number of active infections has decreased to 245,928, while hospitals are caring for 5,554 Covid patients, 662 of whom are on ventilators.

Since the first outbreak, 776,983 infections have been registered, while fatalities have risen to 27,358. Fully 503,697 people have made a recovery.

There are 31,133 people in official quarantine, while 5,349,792 tests have been officially carried out.

So far 3,870,222 people have received a first jab, while 1,822,655 have been fully vaccinated.

On March 5, the government announced further strict measures, but the reopening has started, since the number of people vaccinated with the first jab has reached 2.5 million.

Gov't Announces Rules to Apply After 4 Million Inoculated
Gov't Announces Rules to Apply After 4 Million Inoculated

The government has published a list of new rules to enter force when the number of Hungarians inoculated against Covid-19 reaches 4 million. The statement published on the government website kormany.hu shows that the night-time curfew will start at midnight and shops will be allowed to stay open until 11pm. People holding vaccination certificates will […]Continue reading

Detailed data on the more than 150 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 3,1 million deaths and more than 127 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.

Featured photo illustration by Tibor Rosta/MTI