Aichi Prefecture announced that it has been confirmed that 258 new people have been infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.

There were 84 more people than on Tuesday a week ago, and the total number of confirmed infections in Aichi Prefecture was 54,730.

In addition, the city of Nagoya announced that an infection with the new corona was confirmed and a man in his 70s who had been hospitalized at a medical institution died on the 2nd.

The number of infected people who died in Aichi Prefecture is 1009.