Coronavirus: Oman reports highest daily increase of 513, total now 7,770 on Eid
Sunday 24/May/2020 - 03:08 PM
Oman recorded its highest daily increase in coronavirus cases on Sunday, with an increase of 513 cases bringing the total in the country to 7,770 on the first day of Eid al-Fitr.
Authorities had previously banned all social gatherings relating to Eid al-Fitr, which began on Sunday in Oman. Violators will be fined or jailed, announced the country’s Supreme Committee for Dealing with COVID-19 on Monday. The country has also postponed municipal elections due to the virus.