- 19 Mar 2020 10:11 AM
- Hungary Matters
The epidemic will have a severe effect on a high proportion of homeless because they are generally older and more of them have poorer than average health conditions, Karácsony told an online press conference on his Facebook page.
Budapest is also preparing to set up tents to keep those affected by the epidemic isolated, he added.
Registered jobseekers in Budapest continue to get free passes to use public transport and last month’s passes continue to be valid in order to minimise the need for face-to-face meetings, he said.