In Hiroshima Prefecture, it was announced on the 20th that a total of 19 people in Hiroshima City and Fukuyama City were confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus.

This brings the total number of confirmed infections in Hiroshima Prefecture to 11,388.

In addition, on the 20th, the death of one person who was hospitalized in a medical institution in the prefecture was announced, and the number of people who died after being infected with the new coronavirus in Hiroshima prefecture became 167.