The Tokyo metropolitan government on Sunday reported 237 new cases of the coronavirus, down 56 from Saturday.
The number (127 men and 110 women) is the result of 6,950 tests conducted on March 4. The number of cases aged 60 and over is 61.
The number of infected people hospitalized with severe symptoms in Tokyo is 52, up one from Saturday, health officials said. The nationwide figure is 373.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases was 1,065. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Saitama (123), Kanagawa (119), Chiba (113), Hokkaido (84), Osaka (76), Hyogo (41), Fukuoka (35), Miyagi (32) and Aichi (27).
The number of coronavirus-related deaths reported nationwide was 25.
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