Fukui Prefecture, 1 New COVID-19 Infection

Fukui Prefecture, 1 New COVID-19 Infection

January 30th Report

On January 30th, Fukui Prefecture reported 1 new COVID-19 infection of a Sakai City female nursing home employee in her 50s, bringing the cumulative total to 510 cases. As a close contact, the woman had initially tested negative for COVID-19 on both the 20th and 25th through PCR tests. On the 28th, she had a cough and sore throat, before testing positive for COVID-19 on the 30th through a PCR test. She has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210130.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1251894