On the 17th, it was announced that a total of 795 people were infected with the new coronavirus in Kanagawa prefecture.

The number of infected people announced on Sunday was the highest since the 10th of this month, a week before the number reached 727.

It was also announced that three men and women in their 70s and 90s who live in Yokohama, Sagamihara, and Yamato have died.

According to NHK's summary, the number of infected people announced in the prefecture is now 33,186, of which 356 have died.