Osaka Prefecture has announced that it has been confirmed that 629 people are newly infected with the new coronavirus.

This is the fourth time that the number of newly infected people in Osaka Prefecture exceeds 600 per day, and the third highest number in the past.

With this, the number of people confirmed to be infected in the prefecture is 37,631.

In addition, 12 new deaths were confirmed, and the number of people who died in Osaka Prefecture was 738.