Public Health Emergency – Use of Public Grounds and Parks


Following the State of Public Health Emergency declaration on 12 March 2020 as per Article 34 (d) of the Public Health Protection Act (Act No.: 7/2012), the Director General of Public Health of the Maldives, hereby takes the following preventive measure as a precaution to curb the spread of COVID-19.

  • Banning the use of all public grounds and parks in the Greater Male’ Region, until further notice.

This is a restrictive measure to strengthen the disease containment efforts to ensure the safety and security of everyone in the Greater Male’ Region, in addition to those travelling to the Maldives.


Date: 13 March 2020                 Time: 1:30