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

COVID-19 Cases in Miyagi  (the population is approx. 2,290,000)                                                    as of 24:00, Nov. 24

Confirmed Inpatients Severe Deaths Discharged
No. of cases 16,278 3 0 118 16,157


COVID-19 News in Miyagi and Updates

2021  

From Sep.13 to Sep.30 Miyagi prefecture takes stricter anti-virus measures.
・Business hours are until 8 pm for all restaurants and facilities.
・Refrain from using karaoke stores.
・Restaurants in Sendai City suspend serving alcoholic beverages for all day except the certified stores.
September 1 One student in Natori campus was found to be infected with the COVID-19 virus. The student never visited the campus from the onset of infection because of the summer holiday.
August 27 One student in Hirose campus was found to be infected with the COVID-19 virus. The student never visited the campus from the onset of infection because of the summer holiday. Following the instructions from the local health center, the close contacts had PCR tests. All the test results were negative.
From Aug.27 to Sep.12 Miyagi prefecture takes the State of Emergency.
・Refrain from going out unnecessarily after 8 pm.
・Request for business suspended for restaurants that serve alcoholic beverage and karaoke stores. Business hours are until 8 pm for the other restaurants and facilities.
From Aug.20 to Aug.26 Miyagi prefecture takes stricter anti-virus measures. Business hours are until 8 pm for all restaurants and karaoke stores.* Restriction on use of public facilities, and limit the number of spectators at events to 5,000.
August 20 One student in Hirose campus was found to be infected with the COVID-19 virus. The student never visited the campus from the onset of infection because of the summer holiday.
From Aug.17 to Aug.19 Sendai City takes anti-virus measures. Business hours are until 8 pm for restaurants that serve alcoholic beverage and karaoke stores* except the certified stores.
From July 21 to August 16 Sendai City takes anti-virus measures. Business hours are until 9 pm for restaurants that serve alcoholic beverage and karaoke stores* except the certified stores.
From June 1 to June 13 Aoba Ward in Sendai City extends the period of anti-virus measures. Business hours are until 9 pm for restaurants that serve alcoholic beverage and karaoke stores.*
May 13 One student in Natori campus was found to be infected with the COVID-19 virus. Following the instructions from the local health center, the contacts and close contacts had PCR tests. All the test results were negative.
May 11 Two students in Natori campus were found to be infected with the COVID-19 virus. Natori campus is closed from the afternoon of May 12 till May 16. We follow instructions from the local health center.
From May 12 to May 31 Sendai City takes anti-virus measures. Business hours are until 8 pm for restaurants that serve alcoholic beverage and karaoke stores.*
From April 5 to May 11 Sendai City takes stricter anti-virus measures. Business hours are until 8 pm for all restaurants and karaoke stores.* Restriction on use of public facilities, and limit the number of spectators at events to 5,000.
From April 5 to May 11 Miyagi Prefecture except Sendai City takes anti-virus measures. Business hours are until 9 pm for restaurants that serve alcoholic beverage and karaoke
stores.*
From March 25 to April 4 In Sendai City, business hours are until 9 pm for restaurants that serve alcoholic beverage and karaoke stores due to COVID-19 preventive measure*
March 24 One student in Natori campus was found to be infected with the COVID-19 virus. The student never visited the campus from the onset of infection because of the spring holiday, and had no contact with other students nor faculty.
From March 18 to April 11 Miyagi prefecture's individual declaration of the State of Emergency.
March 15 One student in Hirose campus was found to be infected with the COVID-19 virus. The student never visited the campus from the onset of infection because of the spring holiday, and had no contact with other students nor faculty.
From Jan. 27 to Feb. 7 In Sendai City, business hours are until 10 pm for restaurants that serve alcoholic beverage and karaoke stores due to COVID-19 preventive measure*
January 13 Record-high 89 cases in the prefecture

 * Sendai KOSEN announced own preventive measures on June 1, 2020.
 →A message from President Fukumura regarding the reopening of campuses


COVID-19 news in Miyagi and updates in 2020 PDF


Hirose and Natori Campuses Updates

From June 22, 2020 to the present Both in-person classes and online courses are conducted
From April 20 to June 19, 2020 Online courses were conducted
From April 13 to June 21, 2020 Campuses were closed for in-person classes


Miyagi Prefectural Government (2021). https://www.pref.miyagi.jp/site/covid-19/02.html
(accessed 2021-11-26)


No. of infections (PCR positive) in Miyagi Prefecture in 2020

Miyagi Prefectural Government (2021). https://www.pref.miyagi.jp/site/covid-19/05.html
(accessed 2021-11-26)