3 weeks After Manila City, Mandaluyong to shut cemeteries during ‘Undas’ 2020 Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Mandaluyong City government on Wednesday said all public and private cemeteries in its jurisdiction will be closed during this year's "Undas" season to prevent the gathering of people and avoid the further spread of the new coronavirus. Mandaluyong City Mayor Menchie Abalos said in a text message that she has directed the city's legal department to craft an executive order for the temporary closure of all private and public cemeteries in the city from October 30 to November 3, 2020. Abalos then reminded residents that the national government's ban on mass gathering is still in effect even ... more