Japan Confirms 92,723 New COVID-19 Cases

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Tokyo, Jan. 9 (Jiji Press)--Japan confirmed 92,723 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, an increase of about 16,800 from a week before.

The number of severely ill COVID-19 patients across the country fell by 23 from Sunday to 648, while 258 deaths were newly reported.

In Tokyo, 8,199 new cases were confirmed, an increase of 662 from a week earlier. The Japanese capital reported 28 new deaths, while there were 56 severely ill patients, a rise of one from Sunday.

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