Tokyo. Due to the Olympic Games 2021 in Tokyo, the capital of Japan, the crowd has increased and the risk of infection of Coronavirus cases in Japan has also increased. A record 10,000 new cases of corona have been reported in the country in a day. In the capital Tokyo, 3,856 new cases were found during the last 24 hours. According to the ATV report released on Thursday, this is the highest number of cases in the country since the beginning of the corona epidemic. Earlier on Wednesday, 9,576 cases of corona were registered.
The organizers of the Olympic Games on Wednesday disclosed 16 new coronavirus cases related to the Games, but none of them are athletes. With this, the number of Kovid cases related to sports has now increased to 169. Out of 16 there are 4 sports workers, 2 media persons, 9 contractors and 1 volunteer. None of them was living in Khelgaon. According to the report, the report has come negative in 2 cases found earlier, which have now been removed from the count.
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Emergency is in force from 12 July before the start of the Olympics in Tokyo. The Olympic Games began on Friday last week amid public protests and concerns over the possibility of the pandemic spreading. Experts say that cases of infection in Tokyo are spreading through the delta variant.
Corona cases not related to Olympic Games
Meanwhile, both the International Olympic Committee and Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike have categorically denied a possible connection between the rising incidence of Corona and the Games. According to him, no infection has spread from the participants of the Olympic Games. So far 310,000 tests have been conducted in sports and a small number of positive cases have come. Tokyo 2020 organizing committee spokesman Masa Takaya said there was no negative impact on the Japanese health system.
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How many cases are there in Japan now?
The total number of corona cases in the whole of Japan has increased to 8 lakh 82 thousand 823. Japan’s Vaccination Minister Taro Kono said on Wednesday that there is no evidence that the corona infection is spreading through Tokyo Olympic athletes. He said, ‘I don’t think there are any issues related to the Olympic Games. We are not worried about it.
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