03 April 2020 – Closure of workplaces except for essential services, home-based learning for school children

Type of Intervention: Regulation, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Education, Health
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Prime Minister, Minister of Education, Minister of Health, Director of Medical Services

Overview: Further restrictions; closure of workplaces except for essential services, home-based learning for school children
Full details here: https://www.moh.gov.sg/news-highlights/details/circuit-breaker-to-minimise-further-spread-of-covid-19

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Perception of an increased threat to the country, Considered a necessary escalation of current measures
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government
Evidence/Justification: increasing # of local cases, including those where tracing has not yet linked these to known clusters