TOKYO-Tokyo confirmed an additional 292 coronavirus infection on Sunday, a government official said.
The number fell from the record number of 472 marked Saturday.
Japan has witnessed the revival of the virus since the central government completely lifted the emergency in late May.
The total national cumulative total of infections on Saturday was 38,571, including about 700 from the Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined in Yokohama in February. The death toll was 1,026.