19 October 2020 – Report that R0 has reduced from 2.2 to 1.5

Type of Intervention: Other Announcement
Sectors Involved: Health
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Health Director-General Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah

Overview: Since the start of the third wave, the rate of infectivity (R0) levels have reduced from 2.2 to 1.5 within four weeks.
Full details here: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/10/19/r0-reduced-from-22-to-15

Type of Justification: Data from Health Ministry