Rizal province sets unified curfew from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. under MECQ
MANILA, Philippines — The curfew hours in Rizal province during the implementation of the modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) is from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., the province’s Vice Governor Reynaldo San Juan Jr. said Tuesday.
“Regarding po sa curfew, nakipagpulong po ang ating punong panlalawigan Governor [Rebecca] Ynares sa ating mga local city executives sa ating mga bayan bayan at napagkasunduan po, ang consensus po ay magpatupad po tayo ng unified curfew 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. po,” San Juan said in a televised briefing.
(Regarding the curfew, Governor Ynares met with the local city executives and the consensus was to impose a unified curfew from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.)
Rizal is among the areas of the so-called NCR Plus that was placed under MECQ until the end of April. https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1417541/ncr-plus-to-be-under-mecq-starting-april-12-until-april-30-palace
Other areas in the NCR Plus are Metro Manila, Bulacan, Cavite and Laguna.
Only workers or those considered as authorized persons outside residence are exempted from the curfew, provided they show proof of identification or certificate of employment to authorities.
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