7 months 54 drivers tested positive in surprise mandatory drug tests MB
By Chito Chavez Fifty-five out of the 4,470 public transport drivers were tested positive for illegal drug use as the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) started on Friday its “OPLAN HARABAS’’ program nationwide. Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) pilots “OPLAN HARABAS,” a mandatory drug test to the drivers of public transport at SM Mall of Asia South Terminal on Friday, March 29, 2019.(JM Abcede / MANILA BULLETIN) In the government’s all-out war against illegal drugs, PDEA operatives administered the test in the country’s 54 major public transportation terminals. Derrick Arnold Carreon PDEA spokesman said out of the 55 screened positive ... more