Japan on Saturday reported 238,654 new coronavirus cases, down 6,888 from Friday. Tokyo reported 19,630 new cases, down 1,090 from Friday.
The number of infected people hospitalized with severe symptoms in Tokyo was 55, up two from Friday, health officials said. The nationwide figure was 668, up nine from Friday.
The number of coronavirus-related deaths reported nationwide was a record high 463.© Japan Today