Fukuoka Prefecture announced on the 17th that it was confirmed that 300 new people were infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.

The number of people over 300 was the fourth consecutive day, the highest number on Sunday.

The breakdown is 131 in Fukuoka City and 34 in Kitakyushu City.

A total of 13,420 people have been confirmed infected in Fukuoka Prefecture.