The number of vaccinated people is already 5 million 342 thousand. The number of those who recovered from the virus is 730,588. The number of active cases decreased to 46,532. 406 coronavirus patients are in hospitals, 47 of them are on ventilators.
From the 14th of June, village days can be held, and under the supervision of an inoculated person, children under the age of 18 can also take part in musical and dance events, the Government Information Center said on kormany.hu last week.
It is possible to take part in the outdoor village day of a settlement with less than 5 thousand inhabitants without an immunity certificate, but a maximum of 1,500 people can stay there at once, they wrote.
Hungary has switched from mass vaccination to the emergency vaccination system, said Prime Minister Viktor Orbán. Thus only a few vaccination sites are maintained, mass vaccinations have been stopped.
The prime minister also talked about that
there is now an abundance of vaccines: there are more vaccines than those who want them
Last week, the government gave ten days of extra paid time off to those involved in the defense. According to the law, they are entitled to 10 days of additional leave within two years:
- healthcare workers involved in the control of the coronavirus epidemic
- law enforcement officers, soldiers, and army personnel
- social, child welfare, and childcare workers
- government office workers
This act affects more than 170,000 workers.