April 23rd, local time 23, Tokyo, Japan, Yukio Koike said at a press conference, in order to reduce the flow of people out to prevent and control the outbreak of Coronavirus, will require shops after 8 pm to close shop lighting, street lighting will be retained.
Japan’s Kyodo news agency reported on the 23rd, the Japanese government will be the evening of the official declaration of Tokyo metropolitan and other four regions to start a state of emergency. Specific measures will include the closure of restaurants requiring alcoholic beverages, as well as the holding of large-scale events.
This will be the third time since April 2020 and January 2021 that Japan has imposed a state of emergency, which is expected to last from 25 April to 11 May. Reported that this will certainly make the Olympic Games preparations once again cast a shadow.