The Ministry of Health (MoH) on Friday confirmed 770 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), taking the total to 15086.
Among the newly diagnosed cases, 343 are Omanis and 427 expatriates.
The total number of deaths so far has reached 72. ‘The overall number of recoveries are 3,451,’ MoH statement said.
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. It said that social distancing also helps curb the spread of the virus.
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.
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