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  • Tokyo 2020 Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19


    10/16/20

    The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020)
    confirmed today that a male employee in his 20s employed at a Tokyo 2020 office in Harumi in Tokyo’s Chuo
    ward tested positive for COVID-19. This is the sixth recorded case of infection in this organisation.
    The affected employee has been working from home from 13 October onward; his last day working on site was
    on 12 October.
    Tokyo 2020 will continue to work with relevant organisations to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and take all
    necessary measures to maintain a safe and secure working environment for our staff.
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