The Tokyo metropolitan government on Tuesday reported 77 new coronavirus cases, up 28 from Monday and 67 down from last Tuesday.
The average for Tokyo over the past seven days stands at 99.7.
The number of infected people hospitalized with severe symptoms in Tokyo was 55, seven down from Monday, health officials said. The nationwide figure was 444, down 34 from Monday.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases was 611. Osaka had the most cases with 103, followed by Tokyo, Hyogo (52), Kanagawa (46), Aichi (35), Aomori (31), Okinawa (29), Chiba (28) and Saitama (25).
The number of coronavirus-related deaths reported nationwide was 29.
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