Tokyo reports 1,546 new cases of coronavirus on Sunday

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government reported 1,546 new cases of coronavirus in the capital on Sunday.

The daily tally was down 38 from a week ago and marks the 30th straight day of week-on-week decline.

The officials said the number of seriously ill patients on ventilators or ECMO heart-lung machines stood at four, unchanged from Saturday.

No deaths were reported.