On January 5th local time, Oman’s Ministry of Health announced that the country had found the first confirmed case of a mutant strain of COVID-19.
Oman’s Ministry of Health said that the infected person was a foreign resident.
He was quarantined immediately after arriving in Oman from the United Kingdom. He is now in stable health and closely monitored by the relevant investigation team.
In addition, Oman’s Ministry of Health also urges the general public to continue to abide by the epidemic prevention regulations issued by the Supreme Council for Epidemic Prevention and Control, and recommends that you not travel abroad except in emergencies.