Aichi Prefecture announced that it has been confirmed that 362 new people have been infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.

According to Aichi Prefecture, the number of confirmed infections per day on Saturday was the highest ever.

A total of 19,095 people have been confirmed to be infected in Aichi Prefecture.

Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture, announced that a woman in her 70s who was hospitalized at a medical institution after being newly infected with the new coronavirus died on the 8th.

This brings the number of infected people who died in Aichi Prefecture to 264.