Fukuoka Prefecture announced on the 20th that it was confirmed that 151 new people were infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.
The number of infected people in the prefecture per day has exceeded 100 for 7 consecutive days, and the number has exceeded 150 since April 14.
The breakdown is 72 in Fukuoka City, 20 in Kurume City, and 8 in Kitakyushu City.
Meanwhile, one person who was announced as infected on April 17 was withdrawn.
A total of 20,509 people have been confirmed to be infected in Fukuoka Prefecture.
In addition, it was confirmed that one man in his 70s died, and the number of infected people who died in Fukuoka Prefecture was 345.
On the other hand, it was found that 106 new people in the prefecture were suspected of being infected with the mutated coronavirus.