Tokyo reports 1,819 new cases of coronavirus

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government reported 1,819 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, 57 fewer than a week ago.

The seven-day average of new cases in the capital stands at around 1,570, which was down 11.3 percent from last Thursday.

Tokyo had no COVID-19 patients listed in serious condition on Thursday. There was only one on the previous day.

Three deaths linked to COVID-19 were reported in the capital.