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Quirino province stays under MECQ until April 30

By: - Reporter / @KAguilarINQ
/ 08:28 AM April 16, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Quirino province will remain under modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) until April 30, Malacañang said Friday.

“The IATF [Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases] approved the extension of the risk-level classification of Quirino Province under Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine until April 30, 2021,” presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said in a statement.

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As of April 13, Quirino province recorded 1,115 COVID-19 cases, of which 220 are active.

Earlier, it was announced that Quirino province will only be under MECQ from April 1 to April 15.

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Metro Manila, Rizal, Bulacan, Cavite, and Laguna are also under MECQ until the end of this month.

More establishments are allowed to reopen either on a limited capacity or full capacity under MECQ.

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