The Diwan of Royal Court issued a statement on Monday reading as follows:
His Majesty Sultan Haitham Bin Tarik has addressed a message of greetings and best wishes to the people of Oman and residents on the occasion of Eid Al Adha 1441 AH.
His Majesty the Sultan also extended his greetings to the Islamic nation on the occasion, praying to the Almighty Allah to make this Eid return with prosperity, bounty and blessings on all.
His Majesty the Sultan also gave a Royal Directive to extend the Eid al Adha holidays for public and private sectors till the 16th of Dhul Hijjah 1441 AH, August 6, so that official duty in the two sectors resumes on the 19th of Dhul Hijjah 1441 AH, August 9.
May the Almighty Allah protect His Majesty the Sultan and grant him a long life and success. May the Almighty Allah bestow plenty of bounties on Oman and spare the country, its citizens, and residents from all harm.