Nara Prefecture and Nara City announced on the 8th that it was confirmed that 1188 new people were infected with the new coronavirus.

The number of one-day announcements in Nara Prefecture exceeded 1017 on the 4th of this month, the highest number ever.

As a result, the total number of people confirmed to be infected in Nara Prefecture is 33,862.

Meanwhile, the prefecture has announced that one man who had been confirmed infected with the new corona has died.

This brings the number of people who have died so far to 163.

In addition, the number of seriously ill people is 20 as it was on the 7th.