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GOJ to maintain current classification of COVID-19 for additional year 

  • November 29, 2020
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Sunday’s Yomiuri reported on remarks made on a TV program on Saturday by Health Minister Tamura, who said the GOJ will maintain the current classification of the novel coronavirus as a “designated infectious disease” through the end of January 2022. The designation allows public authorities to enforce compulsory measures on people infected with the virus.  

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