The Tokyo metropolitan government on Wednesday reported 141 new cases of the coronavirus, down 29 from Tuesday. Of the total, 65 are in their 20s and 30s.
The tally is the result from 956 tests conducted on Aug 30. The tally brought Tokyo's cumulative total to 21,128.
The number of infected people with severe symptoms is 29, the same as Tuesday, health officials said.
Nationwide, 583 cases of coronavirus were reported. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Osaka (96), Kanagawa (76), Fukuoka (49, Saitama (31), Aichi (28), Chiba (24), Kyoto (19) and Okinawa (14).
Eleven deaths related to the coronavirus were reported.© Japan Today