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Second Largest Daily Count of 156 Recorded in Fukuoka Prefecture

On Dec. 23, Fukuoka Prefecture reported 156 new coronavirus infections, setting the record second-largest daily count ever. The cumulative total stands at 7,703. Also, Kitakyushu City reported the death of a patient in her seventies. The prefecture’s death toll is now 116. The governor and mayors of the region advised people to call designated phone centers if they develop suspicious symptoms during the new year holidays (those listed below are available 24 hrs/day.) Source: KBC / NHK / Yomiuri

Medical consultation centers (受診・相談センター)
Fukuoka Prefecture: 092-643-3288
Fukuoka City: 092-711-4126
Kitakyushu City: 0570-093-563
Kurume City: 0942-30-9335


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Published: Dec 25, 2020 / Last Updated: Dec 25, 2020