At the government-ruling party liaison conference, Prime Minister Kishida said, "Infection with the Omicron strain has spread and the number of new infections nationwide is increasing rapidly. Prevention of spread from many prefectures including Tokyo. We have received a request for priority measures, and we would like to make a prompt decision. "

He added, "We will collaborate with related local governments to gather scientific knowledge and implement well-balanced measures based on the characteristics of Omicron strains."

In the future, he expressed his intention to provide accurate medical care to severely ill and moderately ill patients, accelerate the third vaccination, call for preparation of BCP = business continuity plan, and promote efforts to secure learning. I did.