A total of 35 COVID-19 patients died in the past 24 hours, and registered coronavirus infections rose by 3,149 to 59,247, the official coronavirus information website, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Sunday.
With the new fatalities, the death toll rose to 1,425, while 16,242 people have made a recovery.
There are 41,580 active infections, out of which 2,449 patients are hospitalised and 221 needs ventilator treatment.
Fully 27,883 people are in official home quarantine, while the number of tests carried out stands at 980,373.
Border controls and entry restrictions remain in place and citizens have been asked to avoid participating in large events. Wearing face mask is obligatory in shops, on public transport and in cinemas, theatres, shopping malls, as well as in health and social-care facilities.
Restaurants and entertainment venues must close at 11pm. Visits to hospitals and nursing homes are banned and temperature measurements are being carried out at school gates.
Detailed data on the almost 43 million confirmed cases worldwide and more than 1,1 million deaths can be found here and here by country.
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