Patients of Sultan Qaboos Hospital in Salalah Evacuated

May,24—As the tropical cyclone (Mekunu) predicted to hit the Governorate of Dhaofar in the coming hours, the Directorate General of Health Services in Dhofar has decided to evacuate all inpatients of the Sultan Qaboos Hospital in Salalah and airlift all critical cases along with other patients with renal dialysis, in cooperation with the Royal Air Force of Oman to Muscat.

The hospital added that patients who are in a stable condition and who were admitted for deliveries are being transferred to the Armed Forces Hospital in Salalah, while emergency cases will be transferred to the Cardiac Surgery Center in Salalah.