It was found that the number of people infected with the new coronavirus confirmed on the 31st in Osaka Prefecture exceeded 1,000. The number of newly infected people in the prefecture has exceeded 1,000 since May 8 (1018) under the third state of emergency.
The number of newly infected people in the prefecture was 42 on June 21, when the third state of emergency was lifted, and 108 on July 1. The number has increased sharply since the middle of this month, and exceeded 700 on the 27th. It increased about 10 times in one month.
If the rapid spread of infection continues in the prefecture, the usage rate of beds (2510 beds) for mild and moderately ill patients secured by the prefecture will exceed 50% in early August, and the medical care provision system will be established. force（Pull） Assuming that will start, we are increasing our vigilance.
Osaka Prefecture will be issued a fourth state of emergency from August 2nd.