Japan Confirms 126,575 New COVID-19 Cases

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Tokyo, July 25 (Jiji Press)--Japan confirmed 126,575 new COVID-19 cases Monday, up some 1.7-fold from a week before.

The number of very ill patients rose by 16 from Sunday to 249. New COVID-19 fatalities numbered 48.

In Tokyo, 22,387 new COVID-19 cases were reported, up by 9,691 from a week before. Three new deaths were confirmed among COVID-19 patients in the Japanese capital.

The seven-day average of new infection cases in Tokyo stood at 25,927, up 59.9 pct from a week earlier. The number of severely ill patients increased by one from Sunday to 15.

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