17 new cases of coronavirus infection have been confirmed in Nagasaki Prefecture.

The number of infected people in Nagasaki Prefecture is now 1263, excluding the crew of the cruise ship moored at Nagasaki Port.

Of these, an unemployed man in his 90s in Sasebo City was confirmed dead after being transported to a medical institution by emergency.

In addition, Nagasaki City announced that one unemployed person of undisclosed age and gender, who had been hospitalized for confirmed infection, died on the 17th.

There are now 16 infected people who have died in Nagasaki Prefecture.