Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike discharged from hospital will temporarily work remotely
China News Service, June 30. According to Kyodo News, Japan’s Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike was hospitalized due to excessive fatigue. On June 30, she disclosed through the metropolitan government that she had been discharged. According to the doctor’s judgment, she will temporarily handle official duties through remote office.
p > According to reports, Koike issued a signed comment stating that “the physical condition has recovered a bit, and he will devote himself to official duties in order to fully recover as soon as possible, and he will rest and manage his health.”
According to the report, Koike also mentioned the new crown epidemic response and the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, which are about to open, and apologized, saying, “Farewell to official business at this critical moment, which brings worries and troubles to many people. Apologizes”.
Regarding the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly elections to be voted on on July 4, Koike stated that he “will support the candidates who continue to reform and abide by good traditions.”
On June 22, Koike was hospitalized in a Tokyo hospital after becoming unwell. Official duties are represented by the Deputy Governor, Mitsumu Torao.