Pidi Barzaga tells barangay captains: Be strict in enforcing home quarantine
Cavite Rep. Elpidio Barzaga called on barangay captains in Dasmariñas to strictly enforce home quarantine following President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of an enhanced community quarantine in Luzon due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Barzaga met with the barangay captains on Tuesday, March 17, with Dasmariñas Chief of Police Richard Ang and City Administrator Ariel San Gabriel to discuss the implementation of the home quarantine.
He said barangay captains should only allow people to travel when purchasing food and/or medicines and during emergencies.
Only healthcare workers and other individuals exempted from home quarantine should be allowed to leave their homes, Barzaga added.
The lawmaker also instructed barangay captains provide transportation for the city employees who need to report for work during this time in going to and from their place of work such as those from the:
1. Pagamutan ng Dasmariñas
2. City Health Offices
3. Public Markets
5. City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO)
6. City Rescue Group
7. Enviromental Sanitation Unit – Garbage Truck Drivers and Helpers only
8. Task Force
9. La Funeraria De Dasmariñas
10. Panteon De Dasmariñas
11. Office of the City Veterinarian – Meat Inspectors only
12. Office of the City Mayor – Water Truck Drivers & Helpers only
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