06 April 2020 – Government provides food aid and household electricity bill exemptions

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Financial and Economic
Sectors Involved: Executive Office, Finance/Economy
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: National-Level Central Committee on Prevention, Control and Treatment of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Overview: During the long Thingyan holidays which is a very important period for the containment of COVID-19, people from the basic strata of society without regular income will be provided with food. Household electricity bills will be given exemption of up to 150 units
Full details here: https://www.statecounsellor.gov.mm/en/node/2869

Other links: 1
Type of Justification: No justification given
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government