Three patients have died in the past 24 hours, all with underlying illnesses, bringing the total number of Covid-19 fatalities to 542, while registered novel coronavirus infections in Hungary have increased by 16 to 3,970, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Friday morning.
Fully 2,245 hospitalised patients have made a recovery. The number of active infections stands at 1,183. Forty-one percent of the active cases, 59 percent of the fatalities and 48 percent of full recoveries are in Budapest, the site said.
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Fully 397 Covid-19 patients are undergoing treatment in hospital, 21 of whom are on ventilators.
Altogether 9,693 are in official home quarantine. The number of tests carried out stands at 202,606.
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The government says the aim is to steadily resume normal life based on a strict schedule, and it calls on citizens to follow general precautions.
Budapest (1,886 people) has the highest number of infections, followed by Pest County (575), Fejer County (371) and Komarom-Esztergom (273). Bekes County (11) has the lowest number.
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