On September 24, local time, according to Japanese media reports, a pair of 107-year-old twin sisters who were born in Shodoshima, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan, were certified by the Guinness Book of World Records for the longest-lived twins in the world. They lived in Shodoshima and Oita prefectures.

  According to a Guinness World Records statement, the twin sisters were born in 1913 in Shodoshima, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan. They are the eldest and second sisters of eleven siblings.

  On September 1, 2021, the twins have been 107 years and 300 days old, breaking the longevity record of 107 years and 175 days set by the Japanese sisters Narita and Kanie.

  The sisters, who maintained new records, now live in different nursing homes.

  Due to the impact of the new crown epidemic, the Guinness World Records certificate has been sent to them by mail.

(Producing Guo Seho)

Editor in charge: [Li Ji]