New corona virus infects 94,930 people nationwide, the highest number ever
A record number of 94,930 people have been infected with the new coronavirus nationwide, the highest number ever reported.
New corona virus infects 94,930 people nationwide, the highest number ever (JNN)
The number of newly announced infections in Tokyo was 21,576, surpassing the number on the 28th of last month and the highest number ever. This is the first time that the number of people infected in one day has exceeded 20,000.
The Tokyo metropolitan government has been treating “deemed positive” patients who were diagnosed as infected by doctors without undergoing tests as infected patients since February 2, and the number of “deemed positive” patients on February 2 was 589.
According to a summary by JNN, on the 2nd, the number of infected people in Japan exceeded 90,000 for the first time, breaking the record number. In addition to Tokyo, 18 other prefectures, including Hokkaido and Aichi, had record numbers of infected people in a single day.
Of the infected people hospitalized nationwide, 886 are considered seriously ill, and 80 new deaths have been announced.
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