Oman Reports 1,203 New COVID-19 Cases, 166,685 In Total

MUSCAT, Apr 8 (NNN-ONA) – The Omani health ministry, yesterday announced, 1,203 new COVID-19 infections, raising the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 166,685.

Meanwhile, 746 people recovered during the past 24 hours, taking the overall recoveries to 149,049, while seven deaths were reported, pushing the tally up to 1,735, according to a ministry statement.

The Gulf state’s coronavirus committee, said on Monday that, only citizens and residents will be allowed to enter its territory, starting from Thursday (today), amid a growing number of COVID-19 cases, pressuring the health care system.– NNN-ONA