Okinawa Prefecture announced on the 6th that it was confirmed that 167 new people were infected with the new coronavirus.

The number of people has decreased by 40 compared to last Monday, and it is the 12th consecutive day that the number of people has fallen below the same day of the previous week.

This brings the total number of infected people confirmed in the prefecture to 45,374.

In addition, two men and women in their 80s and 90s in Okinawa City have died, and now 265 people have died in the prefecture.