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Cyclone Mekunu: These numbers will help you in case of an emergency in Dhofar

Oman’s National Committee for Civil Defence has released emergency numbers for residents and citizens who require immediate aid during cyclone Mekunu.



Those who need help can call for first responders on the Royal Oman Police hotline 9999. Alternative numbers for emergency services include 23234112 or 23234559.

In addition to that, Oman’s Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) can also be reached on 9999, as well as 24343666.

The Sultanate’s Ministry of Health has also released a list of all the emergency numbers people can contact during the storm.

Contact numbers for civil defence, electricity and police services in the Dhofar Governorate are as follows:

Civil Defence Dhofar: 23234599

Civil Defence Sadha: 23234975

Civil Defence Salalah: 23290077

Civil Defence Awqad: 23212146

Civil Defence Raysut: 23219131

Civil Defence Mirbat: 23268594

Civil Defence Taqa: 23258077

Water emergency: 1445 or 23290052

Electricity emergency: 154 or 23219188

Ambulance Awqad: 99479463

Sultan Qaboos Hospital Salalah: 23216100

Police station Salalah: 23290099 Police station Sadha: 23234170

Salalah Int’l Airport: 23295747