5 days DILG warns errant barangay officials who charge for issuance of passes MB
By Chito Chavez With the soaring number of novel coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) cases causing extreme panic and alarm in the country, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Friday compelled the concerned local government officials to follow the President’s order of providing lawful assistance and adhering to the standard regulations pertaining to the enforcement of the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine (ECQ). DILG Secretary Eduardo Año (Photo from Philippine Information Agency / MANILA BULLETIN) DILG Secretary Eduardo Año was infuriated over reports that errant barangay officials are charging fees from P20 to P50 in exchange for the issuance ... more