People wearing masks on the streets of Tokyo during the Corona virus epidemic. (Reuters / 19 Nov 2020)
Japan Coronavirus News: Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has appealed to people to avoid unnecessary travel and follow the social distance law.
- April 12, 2021, 1:29 PM IST
Vaccination in Japan began with vaccination of medical personnel and on Monday, the elderly citizens started getting vaccinated here. These vaccines are being administered in 120 places of the country.
These drastic measures to prevent the spread of infection give the Governor of Tokyo the right to open bars and restaurants for short periods of time and punish those who violate the rules. These strict restrictions will remain in force till May 11.
Governor Yuriko Koike of Tokyo has appealed to the people to avoid unnecessary travel and to follow the rule of social distance. He also appealed to close the bar and restaurant at eight o’clock at night. The Tokyo Olympic Games will begin on 23 July.