Wilayat Muscat under isolation as capital lockdown begins

Muscat: Wilayat Muscat has been placed under complete isolation, starting today until further notice, as the lockdown begins in the capital governorate.

Wilayat of Muscat is a small territory inside the governorate of Muscat. Wilayat of Muscat and Mutrah is under complete health isolation whereas the rest of the Muscat governorate is under lockdown.

In the context of the efforts exerted by the Royal Oman Police (ROP), in coordination with the competent authorities, to curb the spread of Covid 19, traffic has been closed on the roads leading to Wilayat Muscat.

The entry of trucks, foodstuffs, basic and medical services, such as fuel, sanitation, and other essential services, will be facilitated.

This isolation is part of the precautionary measures to curb the spread of Covid 19 during the current period.

Meanwhile, the decision to lock down Muscat Governorate has come into effect with the activation of the control and checkpoints as of 1o am on Friday, which will continue until 10 am on April 22.

Everything is normal in the Governorate of Muscat; the shops that were excluded from the earlier closure decision will remain open to provide your needs.
Adequate stocks of food and consumables are available in the Sultanate for a long time. There is no need for overshopping.

What is meant by locking-down Muscat Governorate?
Those in the Governorate of Muscat shall remain inside the governorate and those outside the Governorate of Muscat shall remain outside the governorate.

The priority for movement between governorates will be given to provide basic services and ensure the availability of all basic goods and materials.

Citizens and residents within the Governorate may move within it, but movement shall be only if necessary


Wilayat Muscat’s Villages include

Yiti, Sidab
Hillat A’Taqiah
Hillat AI-Midapgah
Hillat AI-Neam
Hillat al Dalalil and Basra
Hillat A’Rawiah Hillat A’Sheikh
Hillat aI Madrsa
Hillat A’Zefarania
Hillat Kalbauh
Hillat AI-Mayabeen

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