Fully 172 patients, generally elderly with an underlying condition, died over the past 24 hours, and 8,312 new coronavirus infections were officially registered, while 1,149,557 people had received their first jab, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Thursday.
The number of infections has risen to 489,172, while the death toll has increased to 16,497. The number of recoveries stands at 344,267.
There are 128,408 active infections, while hospitals are caring for 8,329 Covid patients, 911 of whom are on ventilators.
Fully 46,302 people are in official home quarantine, while the number of tests carried out has increased to 3,955,994.
Fully 1,149,557 people had received their first jab by Thursday, and 327,428 were fully inoculated, the website reported.
On last Thursday, the government announced further strict measures.
Detailed data on the more than 118 million confirmed cases worldwide, more than 2,6 million deaths and more than 94 million recoveries can be found here and here by country.
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