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In Tokyo will begin the second phase of the easing of restrictions on coronavirus

The Governor of Tokyo Yuriko Koike announced further easing of restrictive measures introduced in early April in connection with the epidemic of coronavirus infection, from midnight June 1: the capital of Japan opens gyms, theatres and shops.

"At midnight of June 1, we move to phase two," said Koike, during the press conference, the broadcast which was conducted by TV channel NHK.

However, according to the Governor, the opening hours of the restaurants and cafes will still be limited to 10 PM.

The first phase of indulgences began in Tokyo on may 26, the day after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced the lifting of a state of emergency throughout the country. On Friday, according to the channel NHK, in Tokyo recorded 22 new cases of infection COVID-19. For the first time in the last two weeks the number of infected per day exceeded 20 people.

Only in Japan to date confirmed 17 471 case of infection COVID-19, died 896 people, recovered 14 801 people.

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