20 January 2020 – Request for aircraft passengers who have been to China within 14 days to be screened for flu-like symptoms

Type of Intervention: Advisory
Sectors Involved: Health, Immigration
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: The Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR)

Overview: The Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) has in a letter asked the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh screen all passengers who have traveled to China in the last 14 days and have flu-like symptoms.
Full details here: https://thefinancialexpress.com.bd/national/bangladesh-airports-on-alert-for-deadly-coronavirus-spreading-from-china-1579583554

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Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat to the country