The Tokyo Metropolitan Government announced on the 16th that it has confirmed that 2377 new people have been infected with the new coronavirus in Tokyo.

There are more than 600 people less than Monday a week ago.

It is the third consecutive day below the same day of the previous week.

In addition, the number of severely ill patients using the ventilator or ECMO = heart-lung machine, which was calculated according to the standards of the city so far, was 3 as of the 16th, which is 1 less than the 15th.