Japan has declared a state of emergency to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. This emergency has come into effect from Friday, which will continue till February 7. During this time people will have to take measures to prevent corona infection such as wearing masks and maintaining social distancing. On a large scale, health officials and police personnel will also investigate people.
PM Suga appealed to the people to cooperate
Life was normal on the first day of the Emergency declaration and a crowd of people wearing masks appeared in the trains. Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga reiterated his appeal to people to cut down on working hours at restaurants and work from home. Suga said that we are taking it very seriously. With the support of the people, we have to get out of this difficult situation at all costs. ‘
Restaurants and bars will be closed soon
As part of the emergency, there has been talk of closing the restaurants and bars in Japan at eight o’clock at night. At the same time people have been told to stay in homes and not to go to the crowd. This will continue to apply in Tokyo and nearby areas of Saitama, Chiba, and Kanagawa.
2,60,000 cases of corona in Japan
Prime Minister Suga said that there has been a significant increase in infection cases in every part of the country. So far 2,60,000 cases of Kovid-19 have been reported in Japan and more than 7,500 new cases were reported on Friday. Ap Surabhi avinashavinash