03 February 2020 – Additional precautionary border control measures

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Immigration
Intervention Categories: International travel measures
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: The Government – Minister of Tourism, Minister of Health

Overview: Additional border control measures restricting entry of all persons, regardless of nationality, who have China as their port of embarkation or have transited through Mainland China, only exclusion being Maldivian citizens
Full details here: https://presidency.gov.mv/Press/Article/23040

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group
Evidence/Justification: Not explicitly stated