23 March 2020 – President announces a series of financial relief measures

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Financial and Economic
Sectors Involved: Central Bank, Finance/Economy, Private Sector, Social Services
Level of Jurisdiction: National and insititutional
Lead People/Agency: Central Bank, commercial banks, insurance institutions

Overview: President has directed the Governor of Central Bank of Sri Lanka, the secretaries of all ministries, chief secretaries of all provincial councils and the heads of all banks, financial institutions and leasing companies to take the appropriate steps to provide relief.
Full details here: https://www.presidentsoffice.gov.lk/index.php/2020/03/23/concessions-from-president-gotabaya-as-country-battles-with-covid19/?lang=en

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Public Opinion (e.g. consultations, opinion polling)
Source of Evidence or Justification: News reports
Evidence/Justification: Relief measures requested by people