for-phone-onlyfor-tablet-portrait-upfor-tablet-landscape-upfor-desktop-upfor-wide-desktop-up

Tokyo raises coronavirus alert for infections to highest level

TOKYO, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Tokyo raised its alert level on Thursday for the spread of coronavirus infections to the highest of four stages after daily cases rose to new record highs in the Japanese capital.

The announcement was made at a coronavirus panel meeting of the metropolitan government. (Reporting by Chris Gallagher and Chang-Ran Kim; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)

for-phone-onlyfor-tablet-portrait-upfor-tablet-landscape-upfor-desktop-upfor-wide-desktop-up