Oman’s Covid-19 death toll rises to 355

Oman Observer
Muscat, July 25, 2020
The Sultanate of Oman’s Ministry of Health Thursday said six people died of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, taking the total death toll in Oman to 355.
The ministry announced 1,099 new cases of Covid-19 in the Sultanate, including 979 Omanis and 120 residents, which brought the total number of positive cases to 72,646.
According to the ministry spokesperson, medical authority tested 3, 344 people in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of tests in Oman to 287,588.
The ministry reports 3,427 new patients recovered from Covid-19 during the past 24 hours, taking the total recoveries from the disease to 51,349 in Oman.
A total of 80 people were admitted to the hospital on Thursday, taking the number of patients in hospitals to 589, including 169 in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
The Ministry has urged citizens to take individual and social responsibility and comply with precautionary measures, especially wearing masks following social distance.