Heavy rain lashes parts of Oman

Heavy rain and hailstorms have been lashing parts of Dhahira, Dhakliyah and South of Sharqiyah for the past three days, flooding Wadis in Ibri, Yanqul, Dhank, Mahada, Buraimi, Bahla, Nizwa, Samayil, Mudhaibi, Dima wa Tayeen and Izki.




Meanwhile, an Omani driver was filmed being swept away in his vehicle when he tried to cross a flooded wadi in Wadi Mahram in Samayil. He was later rescued by residents and arrested by the Royal Oman Police.