People wearing face masks walk in a street in Tokyo on July 20, as Japan’s death toll eclipsed 1,000, and 168 new cases were recorded in the capital. Photo: AFP People wearing face masks walk in a street in Tokyo on July 20, as Japan’s death toll eclipsed 1,000, and 168 new cases were recorded in the capital. Photo: AFP
People wearing face masks walk in a street in Tokyo on July 20, as Japan’s death toll eclipsed 1,000, and 168 new cases were recorded in the capital. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus latest: Japan’s death toll tops 1,000, India reports record 40,000 new cases

  • India now has more than 1,118,000 cases of the coronavirus, and a death toll of about 27,500
  • In Japan, polls show most people don’t support the government’s plan to boost local tourism as Covid-19 cases continue to rise, particularly in Tokyo

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
People wearing face masks walk in a street in Tokyo on July 20, as Japan’s death toll eclipsed 1,000, and 168 new cases were recorded in the capital. Photo: AFP People wearing face masks walk in a street in Tokyo on July 20, as Japan’s death toll eclipsed 1,000, and 168 new cases were recorded in the capital. Photo: AFP
People wearing face masks walk in a street in Tokyo on July 20, as Japan’s death toll eclipsed 1,000, and 168 new cases were recorded in the capital. Photo: AFP
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