Alarm in Tokyo, the crown in the hotel of the Brazilian judo team

EPA-EFE / KIMIMASA MAYAMA

Eight employees of a hotel in the Japanese town of Hamamatsu, which houses the Brazilian judo team, are positive for coronavirus.

The hotel management announced that all 30 employees were tested on Saturday before the arrival of the Brazilian national team, and that none of the infected had any contact with the athletes.
- Only those who have a negative test work in the hotel. "We explained to the crew that there were only healthy workers in the bubble," said the hotel management.

A state of emergency has been declared in Tokyo due to the spread of the coronavirus and the growing number of positive people. On Wednesday, 1.149 new cases were registered, which is the highest number of cases since January this year.

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