4,099,495 people have so far been vaccinated against COVID-19 in Hungary. 2,157,637 have already received the second dose of the vaccine.
With 726 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Hungary, the number of total cases now stands at 784,837. Meanwhile, 137 more Hungarians succumbed to the virus yesterday and the number of those who have recovered grew to 532,990. The number of active coronavirus cases now stands at 223,802.
There are currently 4,739 people hospitalized with COVID-19, 549 of whom are on ventilators.
Since the outbreak of the pandemic, 5,438,145 coronavirus tests have been performed in Hungary.
Now that Hungary has reached the 4 million vaccinated milestone, immunity certificate holders will be able to visit theaters, cinemas, gyms, swimming pools, zoos, museums, libraries and sports events. Hotels and the indoor premises of restaurants may also welcome guests who have been vaccinated or recovered from COVID-19.
Obligatory, universal mask-wearing remains in place and there must only be one customer per 10 m2 in shops.
Shops, bars and restaurants may remain open until 11 p.m. and the curfew will start at midnight.
The Hungarian Police will enforce these restrictions by imposing fines and closing up places that violate the special rules.