35 Coronavirus Cases Confirmed in Tokyo

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Tokyo, June 21 (Jiji Press)--Thirty-five novel coronavirus infection cases were confirmed in Tokyo on Sunday, the metropolitan government said.

The daily number exceeded 30 for the fourth straight day. Eighteen were nightlife-related cases, and nine of them were found positive in group testing conducted by the government of Shinjuku Ward.

Across Japan, a total of 56 new cases were recorded. Hokkaido reported a fatal case, boosting the country's coronavirus-linked death toll to 973.

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