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COVID-19: With 168 cases, Oman records highest daily count

6 May 2020

The Ministry of Health (MoH) announced that the number of recoveries from COVID-19 has reached 888 as 168 new confirmed cases were reported on Wednesday. Of the new cases, 41 are Omani nationals and 127 non-Omanis.

The number of recoveries on Wednesday jumped from 858 to 888. The total number of COVID-19 cases registered in the sultanate so far has reached 2903 including 13 deaths.

MoH 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.

MoH also 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. It said that social distancing also helps curb the spread of the virus.

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