Serhat TUNAR -TDO- The number of people who lost their lives due to high temperatures in Japan's capital Tokyo has risen to 170, the Tokyo Metropolitan Governor's Office of Social Welfare and Public Health said in a statement.
In a statement, it updated data on those who lost their lives due to the high temperatures. According to new data, 22 more people have died in the last 9 days due to extreme temperatures.
Thus, the number of deaths from heatstroke in the capital Tokyo since the beginning of August has risen to 170. 21 of the 22 people died in their homes and 20 did not use ventilation systems in the home, the statement said. In Tokyo, where regular ventilation and frequent water consumption warnings are in place, the temperature has been between 32 and 37 degrees since the end of July.