Fukushima Prefecture announced on the 17th that it was confirmed that 38 new people were infected with the new coronavirus.

Newly confirmed are

▽ Iwaki City 8 people,

▽ Fukushima City 7 people,

▽ Shirakawa City and Minamiaizu Town 5 people each,

▽ Koriyama City and Aizuwakamatsu City, Sukagawa City 3 people each, Tamura City , Ono Town, Koden Town, and Shimogo Village are each one.

A total of 1448 infected people were confirmed in Fukushima Prefecture.

Fukushima Prefecture also announced that a woman in her 70s who had been hospitalized for the new coronavirus had died.

The number of people who have been confirmed infected and died in Fukushima Prefecture is now 33.