Doha: Three more people were confirmed infected with the corona virus in Qatar today. Following this, it was decided to close all educational institutions in the country from tomorrow. The government’s communications office said it had decided to close schools, universities and nurseries until further notice.
Qatar has banned people from 14 countries, including India, from entering the country to prevent the spread of the disease. In addition to India, the ban applies to people from Bangladesh, China, Pakistan, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Nepal, the Philippines, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Syria and Thailand.
The ban applies to both Visit Visa, Visa on Arrival and Residence Permit holders.