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Isko Moreno lays down guidelines for implementing granular lockdown

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Manila Mayor Isko Moreno has signed an executive order implementing the guidelines on granular lockdown as the National Capital Region eases to Alert Level 4 under general community quarantine.

Executive Order (EO) No. 28, states that the mayor will have the authority to impose granular lockdowns on barangays and individual houses where one household member has been confirmed, residential buildings, streets, blocks, puroks, subdivisions, and/or villages in Manila.

The granular lockdown will be effective immediately and will be for a period of not less than 14 days. Assistance to affected individuals shall also be provided by the local government, the barangay, and the Department of Social Welfare and Development.

Curfew hours in Manila shall be from 10 pm until 4am starting Thursday, Sept. 16, in accordance with the shift of quarantine status in NCR.