Shiga Prefecture announced on the 4th that it was confirmed that 174 new people were infected with the new coronavirus in the prefecture.

This is an increase of nearly 100 people compared to Monday a week ago.

With this, the total number of people confirmed to be infected in the prefecture is 96,152.

On the other hand, there was no announcement of the deceased.

Also, as of the 4th, no one was seriously ill.