In Okayama Prefecture, it was announced on the 19th that it was confirmed that a total of 6 people were infected with the new coronavirus in Tamano City and Okayama City.

Of these, in Tamano City, the infection of seven employees who had taken the same training at a company in the city was confirmed, and the prefecture confirmed that a new cluster had occurred.

This brings the total number of confirmed infections in Okayama Prefecture to 7,577.

In addition, in Okayama City, it was announced that one elderly person who had been hospitalized due to infection with the new coronavirus had died, and so far, 124 people have died in the prefecture.