In Hokkaido, it was confirmed that 79 new people were infected with the new coronavirus.

Of these, 50 were confirmed to be infected by Sapporo City, 28 by Michi, and 1 by Asahikawa City.

In addition, Michi announced that one woman in her 60s and one man in her 70s, who had been confirmed to be infected, had died, and Asahikawa City also announced the death of one whose age and gender were not disclosed. , The total number of deaths announced in Hokkaido is three.

As a result, the total number of infected people in Hokkaido is 42,897, including 26,957 in Sapporo, of which 1422 have died.