COVID-19 Supreme Committee

COVID-19 Supreme Committee Decision of 7 August 2020

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Note: The following text is a public domain translation published by the Official OmanVsCovid19 Twitter account.

Statement of the Supreme Committee

The Supreme Committee for Dealing with COVID-19 is following up the reports related to the tropical condition in the Arabian Sea, which is expected to affect some of the Sultanate’s Governorates.

Therefore, in order to facilitate the movement of citizens and residents, the Supreme Committee decides to lift the total lockdown between the Governorates earlier than announced, at 2:00 PM, Friday August 7, 2020.

The Supreme Committee stresses that this decision does not include Dhofar Governorate, as its lockdown will continue until further notice. The Supreme Committee also affirms the continuation of the night movement ban in all of the Governorates from 7:00 PM today to 6:00 AM tomorrow, and from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM as of tomorrow, Saturday, August 8, until Saturday morning, August 15, 2020.

May Allah Almighty protect everyone from all harm.