The Tokyo metropolitan government on Friday reported 195 new cases of the coronavirus, the same number as Thursday. The number is the result of 1,870 tests conducted on Sept 22.
The age groups with the most cases were people in their 20s (46), followed by 40 in their 40s and 39 in their 30s.
The tally brought Tokyo's cumulative total to 24,843.
The number of infected people in Tokyo with severe symptoms is 30, up two from Thursday, health officials said.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases was 567. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Kanagawa (79), Osaka (62), Aichi (38), Chiba (31), Saitama (28), Hokkaido (25) and Hyogo (12).
Seven coronavirus-related deaths were reported nationwide.© Japan Today