Hyogo Prefecture announced on the 8th that it was newly confirmed that 568 people were infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.
On the other hand, Himeji City withdrew one person announced on the 4th of this month because it was negative in the subsequent test.
The total number of infected people in Hyogo prefecture was 34,920.
In addition, Hyogo Prefecture announced on the 8th that six people infected with the new coronavirus have been confirmed dead.
The number of people who died from infection in Hyogo prefecture was 770.