Japan Confirms 30,481 New COVID-19 Cases

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Tokyo, May 3 (Jiji Press)--Japan confirmed 30,481 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, a decrease of about 10,000 from a week before.

Fifty-five new deaths linked to COVID-19 were reported across the country. The number of severely ill patients dropped by four from Monday to 160.

In Tokyo, 3,357 new infection cases were confirmed, a decline of 1,691 from a week before.

The seven-day average of new cases in the capital fell 27.2 pct from a week before to 3,891.3. There were 11 patients with severe symptoms, an increase of one from Monday.

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