Connect with us

News Asia

Tokyo COVID-19 Cases Fall Below 1,000 For The First time In 8 Months

Avatar of AlishbaW



Tokyo COVID-19 cases fall below 1,000 for the first time in eight months

(CTN NEWS) – TOKYO – New instances of COVID-19 infections have fallen below 1,000 for the first time in almost eight months, according to the Tokyo metropolitan government.

The number of new cases fell to 799 on Sunday, and concerns about an eighth wave of the COVID-19 outbreak have decreased.

The decline comes at a time when the Japanese government of Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has been working towards normalizing social and economic activities in the country by removing the COVID  limitations that have been in place since the beginning of the year 2020.

READ MORE:  Japan To Relax COVID-19 Mask Regulations On March 13

Tokyo COVID 19 cases fall below 1000 for the first time in eight months1


On Sunday in Tokyo, the hospital bed occupancy rate for COVID-19 patients was reported to be 31.2 percent, while the number of deaths was eight.

The capital city also stated that eight people had passed away.

According to the data provided by the country’s health authorities, there were 13,203 newly confirmed cases across Japan on Sunday. This number represents a decrease of more than half from the previous week.

The Kishida administration in Japan has recently decided to relax medical recommendations on COVID-19 and coronavirus norms regarding wearing masks beginning in the middle of March.


Pakistan Asks World to Help Developing Countries

China’s Tumbling Birth Rate Threatens Private Kindergartens

South Korea Lifts Visa Restrictions On Short-Term Travelers From China

Alishba Waris is an independent journalist working for CTN News. She brings a wealth of experience and a keen eye for detail to her reporting. With a knack for uncovering the truth, Waris isn't afraid to ask tough questions and hold those in power accountable. Her writing is clear, concise, and cuts through the noise, delivering the facts readers need to stay informed. Waris's dedication to ethical journalism shines through in her hard-hitting yet fair coverage of important issues.

Continue Reading

CTN News App

CTN News App

Recent News


compras monedas fc 24

Volunteering at Soi Dog

Find a Job

Jooble jobs

Free ibomma Movies