Hundreds of passengers who tested negative for Corona virus have been allowed to disembark from the Diamond Princess after weeks of quarantine.
Japanese health officials said the situation in the cruise ship, which had docked at a port in Yokohama, was chaotic.
It is reported that at least 542 people, including some members of the crew, had tested positive for the deadly virus.
The United States evacuated American passengers from the ship on Sunday. The UK says plans are underway to fly its citizens from the ship later this week.
America, the UK and Australia have said it will place the rescued passengers in another 14-day quarantine.
A total of 3700 passengers were on board the Diamond Princess.