Muscat: An expat has died after drowning in Wadi Dirbat, the Publicity Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance announced.
According to authorities the person was found dead after rescue teams mounted a search following a report.
A statement from the authority read, "The rescue team at the department of civil defence and ambulance in Dhofar responded to a report of an expat drowning in Wadi Dirbat. He was found deceased.
"The authorities have called on all citizens and residents to abide by guidelines and to avoid swimming in undesignated areas."