May 16th Report
On May 16th, Fukui Prefecture reported 2 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 989. As of this day, there are 77 active cases within the prefecture.
Brief details of the 2 cases are as follow.
The Echizen City male (under 10, #1) is a close contact of an Echizen City male (70s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 13th.
The Obama City unemployed female (90s, #2) is connected to a COVID-19 cluster at a nursing home, which was reported on May 15th.
Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210516.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1318344; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf