February 24th Report
On February 24th, Fukui Prefecture reported 2 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 544 cases.
Brief details of each case are as follows:
 Tsuruga City male company employee (50s)
On February 21st, the man experienced a fever of 38.1⁰C. On the 22nd, symptoms persisted, and he went to a medical institution for an examination, and to have a biological sample taken. On the 23rd, a PCR test showed positive for COVID-19. He has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the two-week period prior to the onset of symptoms.
 Tsuruga City unemployed female (50s)
On February 23rd, as a close contact, the woman had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. She is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.