The Tokyo metropolitan government on Friday reported 226 new cases of the coronavirus, a decrease of 24 from Thursday.
The number is the result from 5,338 tests conducted on Aug 25.
The tally brought Tokyo's cumulative total to 20,322.
The number of infected people with severe symptoms is currently 30, one down from Thursday, health officials said.
Nationwide, the total of reported cases was 855. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most number of cases were Osaka (106), Kanagawa (75), Fukuoka (66), Saitama (53), Aichi (51), Okinawa (43), Chiba (39), Hyogo (26), Kyoto (21) and Hokkaido (16).
Four deaths were reported.© Japan Today