Infection found on the side of the athletes of the Greek figure swimming team.
Tokyo the organizers of the Olympics informed on Thursday that new cases of coronavirus in connection with the Games have been identified on 31.
This is a new daily record, the previous one was 29 on Wednesday. A total of 353 cases have been reported in connection with the Games since the beginning of July.
Kyodo News Agency saidthat one of the infections found is in a Greek skilled swimmer.
In the 12-person Greek swimming team, six swimmers have been infected and the infected have been transferred from the Olympic Village to isolation accommodation. The remaining six went home to Greece on Wednesday.
Of Thursday’s 31 cases, 23 are in Japan. Kyodo News Agency saidthat more than 5,000 cases of corona were recorded for the first time in Tokyo on Thursday (5,042). For the first time, 15,000 cases per day were exceeded across the country.