• Kyodo

  • SHARE

The operator of a hotel that refused to accept former Hansen’s disease patients last year said Monday that the establishment will close down.

Tadao Eguchi, president of Aistar Co., operator of Ai-Ladies Kyuden Kurokawa Onsen Hotel in the popular Kurokawa Onsen hot spring resort, made the announcement after explaining the decision to the hotel’s 38 employees.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW