05 April 2020 – Suspension of all religious congregation

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Religious Affairs
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Gatherings, businesses, and services
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: State/ National Committee for the Protection of Public Health

Overview: Suspension of all and any collective religious practices in places of congregation, regardless of religion,in order to prevent from overcrowding and thus the spread of the COVID19.
Full details here: https://covid19.gov.gr/prosorini-anastoli-litourgias-choro/

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group