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COVID-19 update – May 05, 2020

98 new cases, total 2,735 cases

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced the registration of 98 new confirmed cases with coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases registered in the sultanate to 2,735 including 858 recoveries and 12 deaths.

The MoH calls upon all to adhere to the isolation procedures by staying in an isolated room attached to toilet and serving the isolated person from outside the room as instructed. The Ministry also advises all citizens and residents to keep on washing hands with soap and water, avoid touching the face, nose, mouth, and eyes and following healthy habits when coughing and sneezing.

The Ministry urges everyone to adhere strictly to social distancing instructions issued by the Supreme Committee and the MoH, as well as staying at home and not going out unless necessary.

“With our commitment to health isolation and social distancing, we will prevent ourselves, our families, and our community from the spread of coronavirus,” the statement added.