Tokyo Reports 3,058 New Coronavirus Cases

Tokyo reports 3,058 new coronavirus cases

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government says it confirmed 3,058 new coronavirus infections in the capital on Sunday, 1,295 more than a week ago.

The daily tally topped 3,000 for the fifth consecutive day, indicating that infections are spreading at a faster rate.

Tokyo officials say 101 people are in serious condition, or six more than on Saturday.

The figure surpassed 100 for the first time since February 14th.