Positive Case of COVID-19 (December 21)

On December 21, Saitama University confirmed the eighth case of COVID-19.   Please confirm the below, but kindly understand that we will not disclose any personal information.


20s, student

1. Symptoms    
   December 15 : Participated in the extracurricular activity on campus  
   December 16 : Family member tested positive    
                          Had a PCR test,  tested positive 
   staying at home following the instruction of the health center

2. Due to the Saitama City Public Health Center, no one is identified to have come into close contact.

We have confirmed eight positive cases of COVID-19 including this case. We continue to devote our efforts to prevent the spread of the virus and will continue to prioritize the health and well-being of our students and the community.

We appreciate your kind understanding.

1. Avoid going out into public places if you have a fever or symptoms of COVID-19.
2. Avoid visiting nightlife district and places that do not promote proper prevention measures.
3. Download and use COVID-19 warning applications released by the Japanese government and Saitama Prefecture.
4. Avoid the 3Cs (Closed spaces, Crowded place and Close-contact settings)
5. Avoid large social gatherings.
6. Refrain from making loud noises at restaurants.