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Osaka Pref. sets another daily new coronavirus case record on April 28

The Osaka Prefectural Government headquarters (Mainichi/Yumi Shibamura)

OSAKA -- Osaka Prefecture set another record high for daily coronavirus infections on April 28, reporting 1,260 new cases.

    Its previous high was 1,242, on April 21. The prefecture also reported 14 new COVID-19 deaths.

    Infection numbers are outpacing those in Tokyo, where 925 new cases were reported on the same day.

    (Japanese original by Hiroshi Muramatsu, Osaka City News Department)

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