The Tokyo metropolitan government on Tuesday reported 232 new cases of the coronavirus, up 111 from Monday.
The number (125 men and 107 women) is the result of 4,067 tests conducted on Feb 27.
The number of infected people hospitalized with severe symptoms in Tokyo is 54, down seven from Monday, health officials said. The nationwide figure is 413.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases was 888. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Saitama (102), Chiba (87), Kanagawa (84), Osaka (81), Hyogo (44), Aichi (34) and Hokkaido (29).
The number of coronavirus-related deaths reported nationwide was 60.
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