The Tokyo Metropolitan Government announced on the 8th that it has confirmed that 8925 people are newly infected with the new coronavirus in Tokyo.

There are about 2900 fewer people than Tuesday a week ago.

It is the third consecutive day that the number of confirmed infections in Tokyo has fallen below 10,000.

In addition, the number of severely ill patients using a respirator or ECMO = heart-lung machine, which was calculated according to the standards of the city so far, was 67, a decrease of 2 from the 7th today.

The bed usage rate for patients with the new corona in Tokyo is 46.1% as of the 8th, down 1.5 points from the 7th.