EDITORIAL – Aid during ECQ

(The Philippine Star) – March 30, 2021 – 12:00am With officials not ruling out an extension of the strictest enhanced community quarantine in the National Capital Region and four adjacent provinces, the government is readying another round of assistance for those whose livelihoods have suffered from the lockdown. As the ECQ in the “NCR-Plus bubble” went into effect yesterday, the government said 22.9 million households would qualify for aid or ayuda “in kind” during the strictest lockdown. The possibility of a longer ECQ was raised by the government as daily COVID cases breached the 10,000 mar…

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