Dagupan City is once again placed under General Community Quarantine starting September 8 until the end of the month, the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) announced.
According to the city’s Public Information Office, the city is tightening its measures against COVID-19, shifting one lockdown status stricter from modified general community quarantine (MGCQ).
Under GCQ, mass gatherings are prohibited while religious gatherings are allowed up to 50 percent of the venue capacity.
The LGU is also implementing a modified liquor ban as well as curfew hours from 8 p.m. to 4 p.m. Meanwhile, food establishments and dine-in restaurants will only accommodate 30 percent of their capacity.