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Mar 17, 2020

Coronavirus Update: Number of those infected increases to 50

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Cecília Müller said it was clear from the data that we are entering the second phase of the epidemic.

Another Hungarian citizen and a foreigner have been exposed to the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19), bringing the number of people diagnosed in Hungary to 50.

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Cecília Müller said it was clear from the data that we are entering the second phase of the epidemic. After individual infections, the spread of the virus has begun. It is no longer possible to tell who has infected who.

In Hungary, the number of newly diagnosed coronavirus infections has reached 50, including 9 Iranian, 1 British, 1 Kazakh and 39 Hungarian citizens.

A call center set up for advice on the coronavirus can be reached on +36-80-277-455 and +36-80-277-456 or by email under koronavirus@bm.gov.hu