08 March 2020 – Travel restriction for all passengers originating from or transiting through Italy

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Immigration, Tourism
Intervention Categories: International travel measures
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: President – decision maker

Overview: All passengers whose travel originated from or transited through Italy to be restricted from entering the Maldives from 00:00 hours on 8 March 2020. It will also include passengers who have a 14-day travel history to Italy.
Full details here: https://presidency.gov.mv/Press/Article/23194

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group
Evidence/Justification: Not explicitly stated