Las Piñas News
Las Piñas enforces unified curfew hours
Las Piñas City adjusted its curfew hours on March 15 from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. to 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., according to a report by Manila Bulletin.
Mayor Imelda Aguilar orders to adopt the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Resolution No. 21-03, Series of 2021 on “setting the standardized and unified curfew hours in the National Capital Region from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting March 15 until March 31.”
Aguilar has also ordered that malls in the city must be closed at 9 p.m. while dine-in restaurants must be closed at exactly 10 p.m. except for convenience stores which are allowed to open 24 hours.
She also said that selling and serving of liquors must be limited to two bottles only.
The mayor also asked the full cooperation of residents and to discipline themselves in observing the health protocols like wearing of face mask, face shield, and observe the two-meter social distancing.
Aguilar also made an appeal to parents of minors who are usually seen loitering around the street to discipline them to just stay home after the City Health Office (CHO) recorded moderate increase of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
She, however, did not specify the number of active cases and increase of COVID-19 in the city.
The local police are also ordered by Aguilar to conduct 24-hour patrol all over the city and arrest those found violating the curfew hours and the liquor ban.