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Tokyo’s Ueno Zoo has already been visited by more than 4 million people this fiscal year, thanks to the arrival of two giant pandas from China that haved helped it top the mark for the first time in 19 years, zoo officials said Wednesday.

“At the current pace, we expect 4.4 million people to have visited the zoo by the end of March,” one official said, noting the tally broke 4.05 million at the end of last month.

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