Altogether 65 patients died of a Covid-related illness over the weekend, while 2,183 new coronavirus infections were registered, koronavirus.gov.hu said on Monday. So far 6,407,042 people have received a first jab, while 6,193,238 have been double-jabbed. Fully 3,865,508 Hungarians have received a booster third shot and 289,852 a fourth shot. The number of active infections dropped further, to 48,873, while hospitals are treating 1,310 Covid-19 patients, 40 of whom are intubated on a ventilator. Since the first outbreak, 1,903,200 have been registered with the virus, while 46,266 deaths have been recorded. Fully 1,808,061 people have made a recovery.
In view of improving numbers, the government website announced it will publish pandemic-related data once a week from May.