Shiga Prefecture announced on the 3rd that it was confirmed that 79 new people were infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.

The number of infected people announced on the 1st in Shiga prefecture was the highest ever, exceeding 73 on May 8th.

With this, the total number of people confirmed to be infected in the prefecture is 6201.

On the other hand, there were no announcements of people who died from infection, and 93 people died from infection in Shiga Prefecture.