Positive Case of COVID-19 (December 23)

On December 23, Saitama University confirmed the ninth case of COVID-19.   Please confirm the below, but kindly understand that we will not disclose any personal information.


10s, student

1. Symptoms    
   December 20 : Participated in the extracurricular activity on campus  
   December 21 : Had a fever at night, had loss of smell symptom  
   December 22 : Visited a clinic, had a PCR test  
   December 23 : Tested positive  
   staying at home following the instruction of the health center

2. In line with Saitama City Public Health Center, we are doing contact tracing.


We have confirmed nine 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.