Tokyo confirmed 3,348 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, down by about 1,360 from a week earlier as the nation remains on guard for a resurgence of infections after the Golden Week holidays.
The daily tally fell week-on-week for the second straight day after posting increases for eight days in a row.
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