2 weeks DILG chief favors more PUVs over eased physical distancing rules Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Interior Secretary Eduardo Ao favors the deployment of more public utility vehicles (PUVs) rather than reducing the physical distancing measures amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Ao, vice chairman of the National Task Force against COVID-19, said he personally wants to abide by the one meter physical distancing for public transport to prevent the further spread of COVID-19. "Personally, I would like to abide by the one meter minimum standard of physical distancing. If we can actually provide more transport to our people rather than reducing the distancing, that would be better," he said in an ... more