In Saitama Prefecture, it was announced on the 12th that it was confirmed that 155 new people were infected with the new coronavirus.

It is the first time that more than 150 people have been announced each day since the 18th of last month, about three weeks ago.

The breakdown is:

▽ Saitama Prefecture announced 120 people,

▽ Saitama City 22 people,

▽ Kawaguchi City 8 people,

▽ Kawagoe City 3 people,

▽ Koshigaya City 2 people.

As a result, a total of 36,41 people have been announced as infected in the prefecture.

In addition, Saitama Prefecture and Saitama City announced that a total of five people were killed after being infected with the new coronavirus.

Infection was confirmed in the prefecture, and the number of people who died was 647.