Fukushima Prefecture announced on the 20th that 27 new people have been confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus.

The announcement of infection confirmation in Fukushima Prefecture has been announced for 58 consecutive days, and the cumulative number of infected people has reached 3034.

Meanwhile, Fukushima Prefecture announced that a man in his 70s who had been hospitalized at a medical institution in the prefecture after being infected with the new coronavirus died on the 18th.

As a result, 119 people have died from being infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.