Another 22 people associated with the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics have tested positive for COVID-19, the Games’ organizing body said Saturday, with the cumulative total topping 200 in two weeks.

No athletes or individuals staying in the athletes’ village tested positive for the second straight day, the organizing committee said. Of the 22, 18 are residents of Japan, 14 are contractors, five are games-related officials and three are volunteers.

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