Hyogo Prefecture announced on the 30th that it was newly confirmed that 188 people were infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.
On the other hand, Kobe City corrected the number of infected people, saying that a man in his 40s announced on the 29th was negative in the subsequent PCR test.
The number of people confirmed to be infected in the prefecture is 9812.
In addition, Hyogo Prefecture announced on the 30th that 11 people who had been infected with the new coronavirus and were being treated were confirmed dead.
The number of deaths announced by the prefecture on the 1st is the second highest in the past, after 15 on the 25th of this month.
The number of people who died from being infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture is 209.