In Kanagawa Prefecture, it was announced on the 11th that 12,009 new people were confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus.

1998 fewer than last Thursday.

In addition, the prefecture and Yokohama City announced the death of 13 men and women in their 50s to 90s.

According to NHK's summary, the number of infected people announced in Kanagawa Prefecture is now 1,174,066, of which 2,461 have died.

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

The number of infected people does not include those who do not fall under the category of infected people under the Infectious Diseases Act and are self-medicating.