The Ministry of Health (MoH) announced the registration of 82 new confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) on Tuesday. Of the new cases, 40 are Omani nationals and 42 non-Omanis.
With Tuesday’s new cases, the total number of COVID-19 cases registered in the sultanate so far has reached 2131, including ten deaths.
‘The Ministry would like to affirm that the number of COVID-19 recoveries rose to 364,’ MoH stated.
The number of recoveries on Tuesday remained same as of Monday, while 31 had recovered on Sunday.
MOH calls upon all to adhere to the isolation procedures by staying in an isolated room with an attached toilet and serving the isolated person from outside the room as instructed. The Ministry also advises all citizens and residents to keep on washing hands with water and soap, avoiding touching the face, nose, mouth, and eyes and following the healthy habits when coughing and sneezing.
‘With our commitment to health isolation and social distancing, we will prevent ourselves, our families, and our community from the spread of coronavirus,’ MoH said.