February 27th Report
On February 27th, Fukui Prefecture reported 1 new COVID-19 infection of a Fukui City male company employee in his 40s. On the 24th, the man had congestion and a sore throat. On the 25th, he experienced a fever of 38.3⁰C, and went to a medical institution for an examination, and to have a biological sample taken. 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.
Fukui Prefecture currently has a cumulative total of 545 COVID-19 cases. As of this day, there are 5 active COVID-19 cases within the prefecture.
Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210227.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1268527