In response to the state of emergency being declared for Hokkaido, Governor Suzuki requested the reporters to shorten the business hours of restaurants on all roads, as well as Sapporo City, Ishikari Region, Otaru City, Asahikawa. The city has announced that it will take stronger measures, such as requesting restaurants that provide alcohol and karaoke facilities to close.

Among them, Governor Suzuki said, "I would like to hold a countermeasures headquarters to decide on the measures to be taken under the declaration, after discussing with the national government based on the basic coping policy and asking experts for their opinions. I would like to ask for a response based on the idea that the municipalities in Sapporo are not in exactly the same situation as Sapporo City. "

In addition, he requested that all municipalities on all roads refrain from going out as much as possible, and that restaurants and other organizations should shorten their liquor service by 7:00 pm and business by 8:00 pm. It was.

In addition, Governor Suzuki said, "Because there are so many infections in Sapporo, Sapporo, Ishikari, Otaru, and Asahikawa will take thorough measures as priority measures." Has announced a policy of requesting closure, not providing alcohol and karaoke facilities, and requesting other restaurants to shorten their business by 8 pm.

On top of that, Governor Suzuki said, "The mutant strains are expanding rapidly, and in a state of emergency, medical care is in a difficult situation on all roads. To protect the lives of each person and protect their lives and livelihoods. However, I would like to ask for the cooperation of all roads to refrain from going out as much as possible, and I would like to work on improving the situation firmly on the 31st of this month. "