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Airport disinfection, as MECQ grounds domestic flights

Ted Aljibe, AFP

Posted at Aug 04 2020 09:04 PM

Airport disinfection, as MECQ grounds domestic flights

A worker disenfects carts at the airport in Manila on Tuesday, the first day of the two-week reimposed Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine. More than 27 million people, a quarter of the Philippine population, were give 24 hours' notice of the new restrictions that have shuttered many businesses, halted public transport and grounded flights in the capital and four surrounding provinces, as the government battles to rein in the virus.