22 March 2020 – 15-day lockdown in Sindh, first province in Pakistan to restrict movement

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Education, Environment, Health, Local Government, Police and Interior Affairs, Social Services, Supply Chains, Tourism, Transportation
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Domestic travel
Level of Jurisdiction: Provincial
Lead People/Agency: Chief Minister, Implementation by Police, Military and local government

Overview: Province of Sindh with the largest number of coronavirus cases in the country becomes first province to impose lockdown for 15 days starting 22nd March 2020.
Full details here: https://www.dawn.com/news/1542901/lockdown-imposed-in-sindh-for-next-15-days-movement-restricted-to-need-only-basis

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Learning from other jurisdictions, Public Opinion (e.g. consultations, opinion polling), Perception of an increased threat
Source of Evidence or Justification: World Health Organisation, National – government, International – government