Number of infections (PCR positive) and PCR tests in Miyagi prefecture

COVID-19 Cases in Miyagi                                                                      as of 24:00, Nov.18

Confirmed Inpatients Severe Deaths Discharged
No. of cases 1,027 190 5 8 829

COVID-19 News in Miyagi and Updates

In November Due to infection of students, several junior-high and high schools near our college closed for a few days
October 27 Record-high 46 cases caused by a cluster at a vocational school
In October Two clusters at a nightlife district and a hospital
From October 1 Tokyo has been included in the Go To Travel campaign*
In September Three clusters emerged at nightlife districts
July 16 14 cases caused by two clusters
June 19 Lifting of the request to restrain from traveling
From April 29 to June 17 No new cases recorded for 51 days
May 14 Lifting of the State of Emergency
April 16 Declaration of the State of Emergency
February 29 The first case recorded in Miyagi

 * Go To Travel is a government campaign to promote domestic travel by subsidizing travel expenses.

Hirose and Natori Campuses Updates

From June 22 to the present Both in-person classes and online courses are conducted
From April 20 to June 19 Online courses were conducted
From April 13 to June 21 Campuses were closed for in-person classes

Miyagi Prefectural Government (2020).
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Miyagi Prefectural Government (2020).
(accessed 2020-11-20)