In Saitama Prefecture, on the 29th, confirmation of infection with the new coronavirus was announced for 864 new people.

It has exceeded 800 people for the second consecutive day, the second highest ever.

The breakdown is 524 in Saitama Prefecture, 188 in Saitama City, 72 in Kawaguchi City, and 40 in Kawagoe City and Koshigaya City respectively.

A total of 55,052 people have been announced as infected in Saitama Prefecture.

In addition, the prefecture announced that one person infected with the new coronavirus had died, and now 848 people have been confirmed infected and died in the prefecture.