In Kanagawa Prefecture, it was announced on the 20th that it was confirmed that 1858 new people were infected with the new coronavirus.

There are 154 fewer people than last Friday.

The number of infected people has fallen below the same day of the previous week for the sixth consecutive day.

In addition, Yokohama City, Sagamihara City, and Fujisawa City announced the deaths of three men in their 50s and 90s.

According to NHK's summary, the number of infected people announced in Kanagawa Prefecture is now 737,421, of which 2176 have died.

The prefecture continues to call for thorough basic infection control measures.

The number of infected people does not include those who are undergoing voluntary medical treatment that does not fall under the Infectious Diseases Control Law.