Tokyo sees 91 new cases of coronavirus infections

A man wearing a face mask walks in Japan on April 12, 2020.
A man wearing a face mask walks in Japan on April 12, 2020.PHOTO: AFP

TOKYO (REUTERS) - Tokyo saw 91 new cases of coronavirus infections on Monday (April 13), Japan's media reported, as the tally of infections in the country's capital continues to rise.

Monday's figure showed a decrease in the rate of daily infections from Sunday, when the Tokyo Metropolitan Government reported 166 new cases.

Last week the city announced a state of emergency, requesting residents to stay indoors as much as possible.