20 rules launched during corona pandemy in SA

Published: 16.03.2020 Related countries:  South Africa South Africa

20 rules launched during corona pandemy in SA

1. National state of disaster declared. Rapid effective response system.

2. Limit contact with infected.

3. Travel ban on foreigners from high risk countries as of 18th March. Visas cancelled.

4. SA residents to avoid travel to high risk countries. 

5. Travel alerts will be issued based in risk level.

6. SA citizens returning from high risk area self quarantine.

7. Medium risk country travel to be subjected to testing.

8. 72 ports of entry. 35 to be shut down. 2 sea port to be closed.

9. Domestic travel discouraged. 

10. Gathering of more than 100 prohibited.

11. Small gathering organizer must have a plan. 

12. Schools to close on Wednesday (18. 3.) till after Easter holidays.

13. Tertiary institutions to be consulted. 

14. All businesses to ensure they intensify measure are hygiene control. 

15. Shopping malls to ensure hygiene control measures.

16. Increase capacity of hospitals.

17. Monitoring system.

18. Mass campaign to educate. 

18. Minimize physical contact.

19. Funding available to reinforce the systems inttoduced.

20. National Command Council to meet 3x per week.