Otaru City, Hokkaido, announced that 20 new people have been confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus.
In addition, Asahikawa City also announced the confirmation of one person's infection.
So far on the 31st, 105 people have been confirmed to be infected in Sapporo, 28 in Hokkaido, and 13 in Hakodate, and the total number of confirmed infections in Hokkaido on the 31st is 167.
In addition, Sapporo City and Michi have announced the deaths of a total of five people.
As a result, a total of 13,442 people have been infected in Hokkaido, of which 453 have died.