In Saga Prefecture, 20 new cases of coronavirus infection have been confirmed.

This is the first time that more than 20 people have been announced as infected people since January 21, and now the total number of infected people in Saga Prefecture is 1,114.

In addition, the prefecture announced on the 9th that an elderly person aged 65 and over who had been hospitalized in a medical institution after being infected with the new coronavirus died.

This brings the number of infected people who died in Saga Prefecture to 10.