Tokushima Alert: Lowered to Infection Watch: Strengthened Caution (Stage 1)

公開日 2021.06.03

更新日 2021.06.03

Tokushima Alert: Lowered to Infection Watch: Strengthened Caution (Stage 1)


Date of Issuance: June 2nd, 2021 - 6:00 PM

Until June 20th: “Period of Concentrated Efforts” to Prevent the Spread of the Virus


  1. Cooperation Request for Countermeasures to Prevent the Virus

                        To the people of Tokushima,

  •  Think very carefuly before making a decision to travel to other prefectures.
  • Avoid not ony the 3 C’s (closed spaces, crowded places, close-contact settings), but also situations where either 2 or 1 of these conditions are present.
  •  Practice basic virus prevention measures (wearing a mask, practicing coughing etiquette, garging, washing your hands, using hand sanitizer, and refraining from speaking in a large voice).
  •  When visiting shops or accommodation faciities, confirm that they are following guidelines that have been put in place.
  •  Cooperate with the virus prevention measures that shops and faciities have put in place.


                        To businesses in Tokushima,

  •  Refrain from the usage of karaoke faciities at restaurants.
  •  Make sure that workers are in good heath. For those who have symptoms, allow them to take time off of work or get tested.
  •  Promote teework and keep those commuting to work to a minimum.
  •  As much as possibe, refrain from business trips outside of the prefecture.


  1. Refrain from Visiting the Below Areas 

                          Areas Under a State of Emergency:

  • Until June 20th: Hokkaido, Tokyo, Aichi, Kyoto, Osaka, Hyogo, Okayama, Hiroshima, Fukuoka, Okinawa 


        Areas Under Quasi-Emergency Measures

                           Areas designated in the below prefectures by each prefecture’s governor.

                            *Please refer to each prefecture’s website for the latest information.

  • Until June 13th: Gunma, Ishikawa, Kumamoto
  • Until June 20th: Saitama, Chiba, Kanagawa, Gifu, Mie


                       When visiting areas other than those listed above, please consult with your friends and family and carefully make the decision on whether to travel or not.


  1. Initiatives During the Concentrated Efforts Period
  •  Periodic PCR testing. (Conducting free, periodic PCR testing for restaurants that are registered to be folowing guidelines and have a sticker / that are registered with the Tokushima Corona Alert System.)
  •  Advance PCR testing for those returning to the prefecture. (Conducting free PCR testing in advance for those who, due to unavaiable circumstances, are returning to the prefecture.)
  •  Monitor testing for the whoe area. (Conducting PCR testing at schools, businesses, etc. when multiple cases occur.)
  •  Strengthening investigations into the fow of people. (Conducting detailed investigations into the flow of people around business districts to get a better grasp on the flow of people from outside the prefecture.)



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