HOME > NATION > Article

Text Size

small

medium

large


292 New Coronavirus Cases Found in Tokyo

292 New Coronavirus Cases Found in Tokyo

   Tokyo, Aug. 2 (Jiji Press)--A total of 292 new cases of novel coronavirus infection were confirmed in Tokyo on Sunday, the metropolitan government said.
   The daily infection count in the Japanese capital fell below 300 for the first time in four days, after a record 472 cases were found on Saturday.
   According to the metropolitan government, people in their 20s and 30s accounted for 203, or nearly 70 pct of the total.
   Nine patients were in their 70s, suggesting an increase of infection among elderly people, who are at higher risk of developing severe symptoms.

To read a full story, please click here to find out how to subscribe.

NATION

Aomori Tourism Information

HEADLINES

POLITICS
Approval Rating for Abe Cabinet Drops to 32.7% in Aug., 2nd Worst after 29.9%
ECONOMY
About 40% of Employees to Leave Ailing Electronics Retailer Laox
SPORTS
Golf Women: Shibuno Comes Tentative 126th on Suspended Scottish Open Day One
OTHER
1st-Ever 1945 A-Bombing Exhibition in Hawaii Open on Battleship Missouri

AFP-JIJI PRESS NEWS JOURNAL


Photos