For the first time, the Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee has staff infected with the new coronavirus.
On the 22nd local time, the Tokyo Olympic Paralympic Organizing Committee released news that a 30-year-old male staff member working in the Organizing Committee Affairs Bureau of Qinghai, Tokyo was diagnosed with new coronary pneumonia. This is the first time that the Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee has infected staff with the new coronavirus.
It is reported that the male staff confirmed that he was infected with the new coronavirus on the evening of the 21st and began to convalesce at home on the 22nd. At present, the Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee has closed the floor where the staff works and disinfected it.
Since the government issued the “Declaration of Emergency” on April 7, about 90% of the staff of the Tokyo Olympic Committee began working from home. Even if they held an online meeting with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on the 16th, they would only arrange The staff who need to be present come to work.