Hyogo Prefecture announced on the 20th that it was newly confirmed that 19 people in the prefecture were infected with the new coronavirus.
The number of infected people in the prefecture per day has fallen below 20 for the second consecutive day following the 19th.
In addition, Hyogo Prefecture withdrew the one person announced on the 11th of this month because it was counted twice.
The total number of infected people in the prefecture was 47,018.
Meanwhile, Hyogo Prefecture announced on the 20th that one person who had been infected with the new coronavirus was confirmed dead.
The number of people who died from infection in Hyogo prefecture was 1272.