The Tokyo metropolitan government on Tuesday reported 88 new cases of the coronavirus, 10 down from Monday. The number is the result of 1,014 tests conducted on Sept 19.
The tally brought Tokyo's cumulative total to 24,394.
The number of infected people in Tokyo with severe symptoms is 30, three up from Monday, health officials said.
Nationwide, the number of reported cases was 331. After Tokyo, the prefectures with the most cases were Osaka (67), Kanagawa (38), Chiba (18), Saitama (14) , Hyogo (13), Gunma (13) and Kagoshima (11).
Five coronavirus-related deaths were reported.© Japan Today