Tokyo daily coronavirus cases fall to one-year low 82
TOKYO (Reuters) - Tokyo's government said on Saturday that new daily infections of COVID-19 in the Japanese capital declined to 82, the lowest since Oct. 19 last year.
Cases have been on the decline since peaking at more than 5,000 a day in August in a wave driven by the highly infectious Delta variant. Tokyo and much of Japan last week exited a state of emergency that had lasted for almost six months.
(Reporting by Elaine Lies; Editing by William Mallard)
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