14 April 2020 – Movement Control Order extended by two weeks to 28 April

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Government
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Domestic travel
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin

Overview: The government has decided to extend the Movement Control Order (MCO) by another two weeks to April 28. This is the second extension to the MCO, which was originally imposed for a two-week period from March 18 to March 31, but then extended to April 14.
Full details here: https://www.theedgemarkets.com/article/mco-be-extended-april-28

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Perception of an increased threat