Mie Prefecture announced that a man in his 80s who had been hospitalized at a medical institution in the prefecture after being infected with the new coronavirus died on the 22nd.

In addition, it was announced that 67 new people were confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus in Mie Prefecture.

The number of infected people announced per day is second only to the record high of 68 people on the 2nd.

A total of 3418 people have been confirmed infected in Mie Prefecture.