It was announced that a total of 20 people, including 8 in Hokkaido, 6 in Otaru, 5 in Hakodate, and 1 in Asahikawa, were newly infected with the new coronavirus.

In addition, Sapporo City also announced the confirmation of infection of 58 people, and on the 6th, the total number of infected people announced in Hokkaido was 78.

Michi also announced the deaths of two people, one undisclosed gender and one woman in her 80s, in the age when the infection was confirmed so far.

This brings the total number of infected people in Hokkaido to 18,011 and the number of people who died is 6,19.