It was announced on the 18th that it was confirmed that 328 new people were infected with the new coronavirus in Saitama prefecture.

The breakdown is 241 from Saitama Prefecture, 42 from Kawaguchi City, 22 from Saitama City, 17 from Kawagoe City, and 6 from Koshigaya City.

As a result, a total of 21,110 people have been announced as infected in the prefecture.

In addition, Saitama Prefecture announced that five people infected with the new coronavirus have died, and now 275 people have been confirmed infected and died in the prefecture.