17 New COVID-19 Infections in Fukui, 6 Connected to Food Service Establishments

17 New COVID-19 Infections in Fukui, 6 Connected to Food Service Establishments

June 30th COVID-19 Report

On June 30th, Fukui Prefecture reported 17 new COVID-19 infections, of men and women with ages ranging between the 10s and 70s. 9 are from Fukui City, 5 from Sakai City, 1 from Awara City, 1 from Tsuruga City, and 1 from Obama City. Among the 17 cases, 12 are connected with those who have already been confirmed with COVID-19.

6 among the 17 new cases are connected to food service establishments concentrated within central Fukui City, bringing the total to 172. Of the total 172 cases, 115 were primary close contacts of employees or clients of an establishment. The number of concerned establishments have increased to 31, with 7 connected to a cluster.

Among the 1,155 shops within the “Specified Infection Countermeasure Area” (Fukui City, Junka 1-Chome & 2-Chome, Chuo 1-Chome through 3-Chome, Ote 1-Chome through 3-Chome), as designated by Fukui Prefecture, employees from 856 establishments have undergone PCR tests, 74% of the total shops within the area. Among the 3,109 people tested, 181 were positive for COVID-19, a rate of 5.8%.

As of this day, Fukui Prefecture has a cumulative total of 1,288 COVID-19 cases.

Source: https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1347893

Fukui Prefecture, 3 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 3 New COVID-19 Infections

May 25th Report

On May 25th, Fukui Prefecture reported 3 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 1,027. As of this day there are 48 active cases within the prefecture, of which 1 is in serious condition.
Brief details of the 3 cases are as follow.

The Echizen Town male student (10s, #1) is a close contact of an Echizen Town female (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 22nd.

The Obama City unemployed female is a close contact of an Obama City male (60s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 19th.

The Sakai City male student (10s, #3) is a close contact of a Sakai City female (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 22nd.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210525.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1324155; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf

Fukui Prefecture, 4 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 4 New COVID-19 Infections

May 24th Report

On May 24th, Fukui Prefecture reported 4 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 1,025. As of this day, there are 49 active cases within the prefecture.
Brief details of the 4 cases are as follow.

The Osaka Prefecture unemployed female (30s, #1) is being treated outside Fukui Prefecture.

The Awara City self-employed male (40s, #3) is a close contact of an Awara City female (70s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 19th.

The Obama City unemployed female (80s, #4) is connected to a COVID-19 cluster at a nursing home, which was reported on May 15th.

Sources: https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1323542; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210524.pdf; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf

Cumulative Total of COVID-19 Cases Surpasses One Thousand in Fukui Prefecture, 9 New Infections

Cumulative Total of COVID-19 Cases Surpasses One Thousand in Fukui Prefecture, 9 New Infections

May 19th Report

On May 19th, Fukui Prefecture reported 9 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 1004. As of this day, there are 57 active cases within the prefecture.
Brief details of the 9 cases are as follow.

The Obama City female part-time worker (50s, #2) is a close contact of the Obama City male company employee (60, #1).

The Sabae City male company employee (60s, #5) and the Sabae City female part-time worker (50s, #6) are close contacts of an Echizen City girl (under 10) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 18th.

The Fukui City self-employed male (30s, #7) is a contact of a COVID-19 patient outside Fukui Prefecture.

The Awara City unemployed female (70s, #8) is a close contact of the Awara City self-employed male (70s, #3).

The Obama City unemployed male (90s, #9) 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/210519.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1320338; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf

Fukui Prefecture, 4 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 4 New COVID-19 Infections

May 17th Report

On May 17th, Fukui Prefecture reported 4 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 993. As of this day, there are 68 active cases within the prefecture.
Brief details of the 4 cases are as follow.

The Fukui City unemployed male (70s, #1) is a close contact of a Fukui City female (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 4th.

The Sakai City unemployed female (60s, #2) is a close contact of a COVID-19 patient from outside Fukui Prefecture.

The Obama City female company employee (50s, #3) is a contact of an Obama City female (50s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on May 15th.

The Obama City unemployed male (60s, #4) is a close contact of the Obama City female company employee (50s, #3).

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210517.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1318848; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf