Oman Tuesday confirmed 1,318 new cases of the novel coronavirus, maintaining an upward trend and raising to 32,394 the country’s overall infections.
The newly diagnosed cases comprise 853 Omanis and 465 foreign residents, the Health Ministry said without providing a breakdown of foreign nationalities.
The ministry also reported three more deaths from COVID-19, taking Oman’s total of such fatalities to 140.
The country’s overall recoveries from the disease has increased by 871 to take the total to 17,279, the ministry said.
There are 97 patients currently receiving intensive care treatment.