05 April 2020 – Governor issues details on how lockdown will be implemented over Easter period

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Specific Action, Other Announcement
Sectors Involved: Education, Executive Office, Finance/Economy, Health, Local Government, Private Sector and Businesses, Police and Interior Affairs, Research and Development, Supply Chains, Tourism, Transportation
Level of Jurisdiction: PR
Lead People/Agency: Governor

Overview: Governor Wanda Vázquez Garced reported details on how the “lockdown” and curfew will be implemented during Easter to stop the COVID-19 transmission . The new rules include the closing of businesses Friday, Saturday and Sunday of Easter. The pharmacies and gas stations may remain open. Supermarkets, banks and other exceptions that are included the rest of the week, will be closed Friday, Saturday and Sunday of this week.
Full details here: https://www.trabajo.pr.gov/docs/Boletines/OE-2020-032_Cierre_Fin_de_Semana_10_al_12_de_abril_de_2020.pdf

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, No justification given