31 October 2020 – All kindergartens, childcare centres, and citizens centres in Johor Baru closed

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Education, Social Services
Level of Jurisdiction: State
Lead People/Agency: State government

Overview: The state government has ordered the closure of kindergartens, childcare centres, community rehabilitation centres (PDK), children and senior citizens activity centres, as well as religious schools, in the Johor Baru district after the area was declared a red zone.
Full details here: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/10/31/covid-19-kindergartens-to-senior-citizen-centres-in-jb-all-ordered-closed

Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat