27 February 2020 – Pakistan suspends all flights to and from Iran due to increasing coronavirus cases

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Transportation
Intervention Categories: International travel measures
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Decision by Aviation Division, Implementation by Airlines

Overview: Flight operations to and from Iran suspended. Pakistan decided to suspend flights to and from Iran in light of the swelling number of coronavirus cases in the neighbouring country.
Full details here: https://www.dawn.com/news/1536982/flight-operations-to-iran-will-be-suspended-from-midnight-in-light-of-coronavirus-cases-govt

Type of Justification: Learning from other jurisdictions
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government