Authorities sternly remind members of the public and business establishments that if apprehended for violation of anti-COVID 19 protocols they will be penalized with a fine of P 3, 000 per violation or imprisonment of up to 10 days maximum as provided for in City Ordinances 34 and 65 series of 2020.
Health marshals led by Executive Assistant for Security Concerns retired General Rey Lyndon Lawas and City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla inspected today the stalls, stores and commercial establishments in the public market complex to impose compliance to the minimum health protocols such as the mandatory wearing of face masks, social distancing and provisions of hand washing facilities or alcohol inside the premises.
Business establishments that will fail to impose physical distancing inside their premises, provide alcohol and sanitizers to employees and clients and conduct daily disinfection will be penalized with a fine and subsequent revocation of the business permit on 3rd offense.
Meanwhile, the 10:00PM to 5:00AM curfew remains in effect and those who will be apprehended during the nightly patrols shall be penalized P 3, 000 or suffer imprisonment of 10 days.