His Majesty the Sultan sent a cable of congratulations to President Joko Widodo of the Republic of Indonesia on the occasion of his country’s Independence anniversary.
The surgery was the first in the sultanate considering the type and degree of injury.
The promotional fares will continue to be applicable on tickets booked until August 21, 2017 and valid for travel till March 31, 2018.
It was an 8.7 per cent rise compared to the same period of 2016, and a 15.7 per cent increase compared to the sixth week of this year.
Officials from the Department of Inquiries and Criminal Investigations at Bausher Police Station made the arrests after raids in several locations in Al Khuwayr.
The accused have been referred to the Public Prosecution for further investigation.
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