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Tokyo: The organisers of the Tokyo Olympic Games don’t have any plans to restart the Olympic flame display or different mass participation occasions.

Tokyo 2020 spokesman Masa Takaya advised a press convention on Wednesday, “We have no particular timing to start our events gathering a certain number of people,” experiences Xinhua information company.

The Olympic flame has been saved in a safe location in Tokyo after the general public display in Fukushima was suspended in March.

According to a roadmap authorised by the IOC two weeks in the past, the postponed take a look at occasions shall be restarted in March 2021 and the Olympic torch relay held from March to July.

Takaya stated he was very a lot “encouraged” to see that Japan’s skilled baseball league has began, and the nation’s J-League soccer competitions can even resume this weekend.

“We will have to carefully monitor the situation,” he stated, including that Tokyo 2020 does not have any “concrete” plans.

Japan lifted its state of emergency on May 25 however Tokyo has nonetheless seen new instances each day since then.

Japanese broadcaster NHK stated {that a} whole of 55 new instances had been confirmed on Wednesday within the Japanese capital.

It’s the primary time since May 5 that the every day determine topped 50. The determine can also be the most important since May 25.