The Covid-linked fungal infection can be fatal and permanently disfiguring. According to doctors, once inhaled the infection in such patients could spread into the sinus cavities, lungs, and chest cavities. Some of the signs and symptoms of the fungal infection include persistent pain and headaches caused when the fungus infects sinus cavities and nerves. A potentially life-threatening fungal infection has been detected in some Covid-19 patients in Oman. Mucormycosis is caused by a group of moulds called “mucormycetes” that are present in the air and cause complications in those with acute illnesses such as severe Covid, or in people with compromised immunity.Does this ;lower our hopes in returning to normal next year?