Three Indians were among 11 people killed by cyclone Mekunu that has battered southern Oman and the Yemeni island of Socotra. Mekunu hit Oman’s Dhofar and Al-Wusta provinces on Friday.
Oman’s civil defence service reported four deaths. Socotra’s governor Ramzy Mahrous said the death toll on the island has risen to seven. Eight Indian sailors remain missing.