Health ministry releases COVID-19 cluster map
NHK -- Mar 17
Japan's health ministry has released a map showing clusters of coronavirus infections in the country.

The map on the ministry's website shows 15 clusters in 10 prefectures, as of Sunday.

A cluster is a group of five or more people who have tested positive for the virus.

The one in Osaka Prefecture has more than 50 infected people. Ten clusters involve between 10 and 49 people, while the remaining four have between five and nine.

The ministry has sent expert teams to the affected areas to help contain the spread of the virus.

News source: NHK
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