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Japan traces new coronavirus outbreak to Tokyo theatre boy-band show

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Tokyo health officials have instructed more than 800 theatregoers to get tested for the coronavirus after a production starring Japanese boy-band members was found to be the source of at least 20 cases. Tokyo govt said it was focussing on a 190-seat theatre in Shinjuku, a busy entertainment area and home to one of Asia's biggest red-light districts which has been the centre of a recent spike in infections.