Novel coronavirus pneumonia, people.com.cn Tokyo, January 20, according to the Asahi Shimbun website, 19 new confirmed cases of new crown pneumonia were detected in Japan, 5320 cases of new confirmed pneumonia, 103 cases of new deaths, and a single day of new death cases again hit a record high.
On January 19, 1240 new confirmed cases were reported in Tokyo. Since January 13, there have been more than 1000 new cases in a single day for seven consecutive days.
There are 737 newly diagnosed cases in Kanagawa County, 422 newly diagnosed cases in Saitama county and 487 newly diagnosed cases in Chiba County, which are still at a high level.
There were 525 new confirmed cases in Osaka Prefecture, and the number of new cases in a single day rose again to more than 500 after two days. There were 13 new deaths on that day, and the cumulative number of deaths reached 765.
In addition, there were 246 new cases in Aichi County, 218 in Hyogo County, 200 in Fukuoka County, 143 in Kyoto Prefecture, 113 in Okinawa County, 94 in Tochigi County, and 92 in Hokkaido.
According to the Ministry of health, health and labor, there are 1001 severe cases in Japan, an increase of 28 cases over the previous day, setting a new record for 16 consecutive days.