On Thursday, April 18th, 2019, the Fukushima Executive Committee for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay held its fourth meeting at 2:00PM to consider routes within the prefecture for the Olympic Torch Relay, which kicks off from Fukushima Prefecture on March 26th, 2020.

During their meeting, the committee members discussed routes that will pass through municipalities and exchanged opinions about choosing a route that will promote the appeal of Fukushima Prefecture and show the current state of the areas that were affected by the 2011 disaster.

The committee will continue its discussions and coordination with the relevant parties.