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Tokyo: 591 new infections, 72 seriously ill The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has announced that 591 people have been infected with the new coronavirus.
A string of water accidents, two 5-year-old boys die after drowning in pond On the 4th, the last day of Golden Week, a series of water accidents occurred in various places.
A baby's body in the garden of a vacant house in Tomi City, Nagano The body of a baby girl was found covered with soil in the garden of a vacant house in Tomi City, Nagano Prefecture, and the police are investigating on suspicion of abandoning the body.
Sixth-grade boy dies after ball-protection net pole snaps in Shiraishi City, Miyagi Prefecture On the afternoon of the 27th, a post of a ball-blocking net set up in the schoolyard at an elementary school in Shiraishi City, Miyagi Prefecture, broke and hit a boy, killing one and seriously injuring another.