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106 healthcare workers infected with new coronavirus: MoH

7 May 2020

Healthcare workers in Oman continue to be infected with new Coronavirus (COVID-19) with 106 cases reported till now.  

In a press conference, H E Dr Ahmed al Sa’eedi, Minister of Health, said that 106 healthcare workers got infected with the virus but 80 per cent of them did so outside their work place. “Arond 80 per cent of them got it from out side the work and by mingling with others. So, social distancing is key,” he said. 

The Ministry also advised 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.

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