Tokyo reports 1,915 new cases of coronavirus

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government reported 1,915 new cases of the coronavirus on Monday.

The daily tally was down by 532 from a week ago, and marks the 8th straight day of week-on-week declines.

It's the first time since July 26 that the figure is below 2,000.

Meanwhile, the number of patients in serious condition stood at 287, down nine from the day before.