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Covid-19 hospital cases in Oman double in two months

There are now 1,060 patients admitted in hospitals compared to 515 in March.

TAS News Service

Thursday, June 10, 2021

MUSCAT: The number of COVID-19 patients admitted in various hospitals in the Sultanate has doubled in two months, according to the data from Ministry of Health (MOH) showed.

By the end of March, 515 patients were admitted in hospitals, however, with an increasing number of coronavirus cases in the country, the hospital cases has doubled to touch 1060 by June 10. The number of ICU cases has also jumper in the last few weeks with a record 345 patients in hospitals battling the virus.

Oman on Thursday registered 1,640 cases including 19 deaths.