The Tokyo metropolitan government on Sunday reported 355 new cases of the coronavirus, down 91 from Saturday. Osaka once again topped the nation with the most number of cases, logging 594.
In Tokyo, the number (212 men and 143 women) is the result of 6,945 tests conducted on April 1. By age group, people in their 20s (102 cases) and their 30s (76) accounted for the highest number, while 39 cases were aged 60 and over.
The number of infected people hospitalized with severe symptoms in Tokyo is 47, down one from Saturday, health officials said. The nationwide figure is 431.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases was 2,472. After Osaka and Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Hyogo (211), Kanagawa (142), Saitama (135), Chiba (124), Aichi (116), Okinawa (96), Miyagi (80), Kyoto (63), Hokkaido (53), Ibaraki (45), Nara (40), Nagano (33) and Gunma (30).
The number of coronavirus-related deaths reported nationwide was 12.
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