With more than 400 confirmed cases, Qatar has implemented a series of measures to help contain the outbreak.
Doha, Qatar – Qatar has stopped all incoming flights into the country, except cargo and transit passenger flights, in a bid to stem the spread of the coronavirus.
On Tuesday, the government ordered the shutting of all shops and bank branches in commercial complexes and shopping centres, adding that part of the capital Doha’s Industrial Area will also be sealed off.
The country also announced nationwide closures of schools and universities on March 9.
As of Wednesday, Qatar has confirmed a total of 442 confirmed cases with no deaths reported.