The head of the organizing committee of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Yoshiro Mori, said that he did not rule out the possibility of holding the Games without spectators due to the situation with the coronavirus pandemic.
“At the moment we are not considering the option of holding the Games without spectators. However, we will need to think if this becomes the only possible scenario, ”NHK Mori quotes.
He noted that in the worst case, the complete cancellation of the Games should not be ruled out.
The games in Tokyo have been postponed for a year due to the coronavirus pandemic, they will be held from July 23 to August 8, 2021.
Earlier it was reported that the competitive program of the Games in Tokyo will not be reduced.