Aichi Prefecture announced that it has been confirmed that eight new people have been infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.

According to Aichi Prefecture, the number of infected people announced on the 1st in the prefecture is less than 10 for the first time in 167 days since September 22nd last year.

A total of 26,199 people have been confirmed to be infected in Aichi Prefecture.

Nagoya City announced on the 7th that a woman in her 80s living in the city, who had been hospitalized in a medical institution infected with the new coronavirus, died.

The number of infected people who died in Aichi Prefecture was 542.