Abrupt lockdown poses many dangers, says labor group

MANILA, Philippines --- The decision to quickly place Metro Manila and the provinces of Bulacan, Rizal, Cavite and Laguna under a modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) again poses a lot of risks to the public, a labor group claimed. Bukluran ng Manggagawang Pilipino (BMP) said on Monday that President Rodrigo Duterte's hasty decision to put those places under MECQ would force people to go into panic buying of goods in anticipation of the two-week lockdown, which runs from Aug. 4 to 18. According to BMP President Luke Espiritu, it seems that the national government has not learned anything from the blunders it allegedly committed before, when the whole of Luzon was under loc...Keep on reading: Abrupt lockdown poses many dangers, says labor group

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