Fukuoka Prefecture announced on the 11th that it was confirmed that 737 people were newly infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.

Although the number has decreased by 15 from Wednesday a week ago, it is the fourth highest number of infected people in the prefecture per day.

The breakdown is 310 in Fukuoka City, 123 in Kitakyushu City, and 48 in Kurume City.

A total of 46,242 people have been confirmed to be infected in Fukuoka Prefecture.

In addition, it was confirmed that a total of four people in their 60s and 80s died, and the number of infected people who died in Fukuoka Prefecture was 544.

On the other hand, it was found that 108 new people in the prefecture were suspected of being infected with the delta strain of the mutant virus confirmed in India.