. Tokyo 2020: Athletes ‘probably very worried’ after positive Covid test in village « JO LEE MAGAZINE

BBC NEWS/The chief of the Tokyo Olympics accepts athletes are “probably very worried”, after a Games-related organiser became the first person to test positive for Covid-19 in the athletes’ village.

The case, who is now quarantining in a hotel for 14 days, is one of 15 Games-related cases reported on Saturday.

The organiser tested negative upon arrival in Japan before returning a positive test in the village screening.

The organisers have previously said the village “must be the safest place“.

“Athletes who are coming to Japan are probably very worried.,” said Games chief Seiko Hashimoto.

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