- Shizuoka prefecture in Japan issues COVID-19 emergency alert over new variant.
- The governor of Shizuoka, Heira Kawakatsu announced the alert at a press conference.
- However, the transmission routes of the new COVID-19 variant could not be traced.
- The prefecture on Monday confirmed 3 people in their 20s to 60s to be infected with the new variant.
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