Muscat: A seven member family was rescued by a group of Omanis after they got trapped because of heavy rains due to tropical storm Hikaa on Tuesday.
A statement by the Oman National Emergency Management Center read: "A family of seven was stranded by Hikaa's passing, but they were rescued by Omanis."
Furthermore, there was not a single death reported in Duqm hospital as of this evening.
"No deaths have been recorded in Duqm Hospital as a result of Hikaa until this moment," the centre added at 9:46 PM.
“Lastly, in Masirah, there has not been a single case of anyone needing shelter nor have there been reports of property damage."