Personnel manning the Quarantine Control Points in the different border crossings inspect motorists in line with the directive of Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo to intensify the enforcement of health protocols and help prevent the spread of COVID-19 infections.
Joint personnel from the Philippine National Police, Discipline Zone, Traffic Management Office and barangays officials are directed to apprehend those without face coverings/face shields, prevent overcrowding in public transport and mass gatherings.
The curfew will also be strictly enforced including the ban on drinking in public.
Concerned citizens can report violations of quarantine protocols to the Dumaguete City PNP with these numbers: Police Community Relations Section 09531057903; Intelligence Section 09753467819 or thru landline numbers 225-1766 and 166.
City Ordinance No. 65 provides that all persons who go out of their houses or residences, whether in contact with other persons or not, are required to wear protective mouth covering at all times
Section 5 states that any violation will incur the penalties of a fine of P 3, 000.00 and suffer an imprisonment of ten (10) days for every count.