Fully 33 Covid-19 patients have died in the past 24 hours, while the number of registered coronavirus infections in Hungary has risen by 1,474 to 46,290, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Sunday.
The number of fatalities stands at 1,142, and 14,088 people have made a recovery. There are 31,060 active infections and 1,712 Covid-19 patients are being treated in hospital, 179 on ventilators. Altogether 25,734 people are in official home quarantine and 894,385 tests have been carried out. Wearing a mask is now mandatory in cinemas, theatres, health and social institutions and public offices, and clubs have to close by 11pm to curb the spread of the virus. Regulations include a ban on visiting hospitals and elderly care homes which have to take every possible measure to prevent infections, the site said. Most infections have been registered in Budapest (14,434), followed by Pest County (5,989).