Emperor Naruhito turns 60 on Sunday, but the plans for the big celebration has been cancelled.
It writes CNN.
There was, otherwise, a view to a public celebration of the japanese emperor, but due to fear of infection with coronavirus in a large crowd, that isn't going to happen.
In Japan, there are so far 414 confirmed cases of the coronavirus, of which 357 of them have relation to the ship, the Diamond Princess.
Emperor Naruhito took over the throne last year from his father, who then abdicated.
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at the same time, coronavirussen Sunday claimed another 100 lives in Hubei province, where the virus has its epicenter.
It informs the provincial sundhedskommission in its daily update on Monday morning local time. It writes the news agency Reuters.
The total number of deaths in the province is rising, hence, to the 1696 people since the virus broke out in mid-december and claimed his first life in January.
In all 58.182 persons infected in the province with the 1933 new cases the past 24 hours.
This is the number of new cases increased by almost five percent compared to the day before. In turn, the number of deaths decreased compared to Saturday, where 139 died.
The total number of deaths of coronavirusset for the whole of mainland China are now at 1770 persons with five new deaths outside of Hubei province in China on Sunday.