The Tokyo Metropolitan Government announced on the 1st that it has confirmed that 3058 new people have been infected with the new coronavirus in Tokyo.

The number was 1000 less than the record high of 4058 on the 31st of last month, but it increased by 1295 compared to Sunday a week ago.

This is the fifth consecutive day that the number of confirmed infections exceeds 3,000 per day, and the infection is spreading rapidly at an unprecedented speed.

On the other hand, the number of seriously ill patients as of the 1st, which was calculated according to the Tokyo standard, was 101, an increase of 6 from the 31st of last month.

It has been over 100 people since February 14th.