On the 20th in Hokkaido, it was confirmed that a total of 1437 people in Hokkaido, including 793 people in Sapporo, were infected with the new coronavirus.

The number of confirmed infections in one day exceeded 1,170 on the 19th, and the number reached a record high for two consecutive days.

On the other hand, on the 20th, there were no announcements of people who died in Hokkaido related to the new coronavirus.

As a result, a total of 68,577 people have been infected in Hokkaido and 1,479 have died.