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Tokyo reports 184 new coronavirus cases; nationwide tally 613

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The Tokyo Metropolitan Government on Friday reported 184 new cases of the coronavirus, down 100 from Thursday. The number is the result of 5,436 tests conducted on Oct 13.

The tally brought Tokyo's cumulative total to 28,604.

By the age group, the highest number of infected cases were people in their 20s (45), followed by 36 in their 30s and 27 in their 40s.

The number of infected people in Tokyo with severe symptoms is 25, unchanged from Thursday, health officials said.

Nationwide, the number of reported cases was 613. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Kanagawa (85), Osaka (53), Saitama (52), Chiba (43), Hokkaido (31), Okinawa (30) and Hyogo (19).

Fifteen coronavirus-related deaths were reported.

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As a Tokyo citizen, I wanted the Olympics for economical reasons before.

Well, I don't any more.

I'm ashamed of the people who don't speak up against those Go To Travel and Jp Gov hiding infos.

The foreigners will go like "What are these people smiling for?"

-11 ( +9 / -20 )

15 deaths? The death rate has really been increasing lately.

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These daily blow by blow updates as dry as they are, re-enforce Japan's doing ok( touch wood),Israel, large parts of the UK and Paris are in lockdown now.We got it good here despite the bleating for more testing. Actually for a change,it's quiet.

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Does the testing data include tests done at Narita, Haneda and other airports?

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If you want to see a pandemic.... Just wait until the winter season is full blown. Lets just hope we are all safe and fine. No one wants to go down south with this virus. Im not sure if Cronovirsus is a painful death or not but sure not looking forward to one. Lets get to the hustle and start testing more.

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The numbers are fairly stable, but they aren't going down in the big cities. Active cases seem to have stalled at around the 6000 mark for a few weeks now.

It is worth pointing out though that 19 prefectures have less than 10 active cases, and 3 of those 19 have no active COVID cases at all.

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It is worth pointing out though that 19 prefectures have less than 10 active cases

I don't see that to be noteworthy at all. They test nobody perhaps?

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