Original Article: https://rappler.com/nation/coronavirus-cases-philippines-august-3-2020
Giving in to a plea from healthcare workers over the weekend, President Rodrigo Duterte placed Metro Manila, Laguna, Cavite, Rizal, and Bulacan under modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) starting August 4. (READ: Piqued Duterte taunts doctors to mount ‘revolution’ against him)
The guidelines are largely the same as when MECQ was enforced the first time on May 16.
Here’s what you need to know, based on the community quarantine omnibus guidelines as of July 16: