• Kyodo


A total of 323 coronavirus infections were recorded during the Tokyo Paralympics, bringing the combined total for the Paralympics and Olympics to 878 since July 1, the Games’ organizing committee announced Wednesday, the same day the athletes village officially closed.

Just 17 of the infections among people connected with the Paralympics were among athletes village residents. The Wednesday figures included four new infections, and with the closing of the athletes village, marked the last of the organizers’ daily infection reports.

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