Wakayama Prefecture announced on the 18th that it was confirmed that 435 new people were infected with the new coronavirus.

As a result, a total of 19,610 people have been confirmed to be infected in Wakayama Prefecture.

In addition, it was announced that one person had died, bringing the total number of people who died in the prefecture to 89.

On the other hand, as of the 18th, the number of severely ill people has increased by 1 from the 17th to 10 people.