The torch relay was slated to be held this week in the prefecture, but on Friday the Japanese government added Fukuoka prefecture to the state of emergency in Japan.
The torch relay in Osaka prefecture was diverted from public roads, and torchbearers ran laps in an empty park instead.
The theme park closed temporarily with the declaration of the new state of emergency on April 25 due to the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Additionally, the Sanrio Puro Land and Yomiuri Land theme parks will reopen on May 14 and May 12, respectively.
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