In Saitama Prefecture, it was announced on the 24th that 251 people were newly infected with the new coronavirus, and the number of people infected per day exceeded 230 on the 23rd, a new record high.

The breakdown is

▽ Saitama Prefecture announced 173 people

▽ Saitama City 44 people

▽ Kawaguchi City 18 people

▽ Kawagoe City 9 people

▽ Koshigaya City 7 people.

With this, a total of 12,463 people have been announced as infected in the prefecture.

In addition, Saitama Prefecture and Kawagoe City announced that 6 people infected with the new coronavirus have died, and the infection has been confirmed in the prefecture, and 192 people have died.