Yamaguchi Prefecture announced that it has been confirmed that 19 men and women under the age of 10 and those in their 20s to 80s who live in Shunan City, Iwakuni City, Hofu City, etc. are infected with the new coronavirus.

In addition, Shimonoseki City announced that it was confirmed that four people in their 30s, 40s, and 60s living in the city were infected with the new coronavirus.

This brings the total number of confirmed infections in Yamaguchi Prefecture to 1593.