Tokyo Confirms 39 New Coronavirus Cases

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Tokyo, June 20 (Jiji Press)--Thirty-nine novel coronavirus infection cases were newly confirmed in Tokyo on Saturday, according to the metropolitan government.

The daily figure exceeded 30 for the third consecutive day. Of the 39 cases, 18 were nightlife-related cases, including those who took group virus testing by Shinjuku Ward.

Across Japan, a total of 64 cases were recorded. Ibaraki Prefecture, near Tokyo, found two carriers, reporting any infection case for the first time since May 5.

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