In Hiroshima Prefecture, it was announced on the 3rd that it was confirmed that 740 new people were infected with the new coronavirus.

In addition, the city of Hiroshima withdrew the two people announced as infected on April 20th and May 1st.

This brings the total number of confirmed infections in the prefecture to 128,868.

Meanwhile, Hiroshima Prefecture announced that one person who had been hospitalized at a medical institution in the prefecture died on April 26.

The number of people who died after being infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture was 467.