Oman to implement overnight curfew Oct. 11-24 to contain coronavirus — state TV

Oman to implement overnight curfew Oct. 11-24 to contain coronavirus — state TV
Oman will introduce a curfew from Oct. 11 to 24. (File/AFP)
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Updated 09 October 2020

Oman to implement overnight curfew Oct. 11-24 to contain coronavirus — state TV

Oman to implement overnight curfew Oct. 11-24 to contain coronavirus — state TV
  • Oman has imposed a new curfew after an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases

DUBAI: Oman will re-introduce a night-time ban on movement and enforce the overnight closure of shops and public places between Oct. 11 and 24, to help contain the coronavirus, state media reported.
The restrictions will apply from 8 p.m. to 5 am. The Gulf state’s beaches will also be closed until further notice, state media said, reporting a decision from the supreme council in charge of coronavirus policy.