Mie Prefecture announced that a man in his 80s who had been hospitalized at a medical institution in the prefecture died on the 29th after being confirmed infected with the new coronavirus.

This brings the number of infected people who died in Mie Prefecture to 17.

In addition, it was announced that a total of 25 men and women between the ages of 10 and 80 were confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus in Mie Prefecture.

This brings the total number of confirmed infections in Mie Prefecture to 1273.