Here’s how MRT is preparing in case ECQ is lifted on May 15

The enhanced community quarantine (ECQ), which has been extended twice already, is expected to be lifted on May 15. However, Metro Manila mayors will still be discussing whether this will be a smart move due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Still, preparations just in case the ECQ is lifted are underway. For instance, the Manila Metro […]

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The enhanced community quarantine (ECQ), which has been extended twice already, is expected to be lifted on May 15.

However, Metro Manila mayors will still be discussing whether this will be a smart move due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Still, preparations just in case the ECQ is lifted are underway.

For instance, the Manila Metro Rail Transit System (MRT) is doing the following preparations in their trains, according to a post from the Department of Transportation (DOTr).

The post of Facebook read:

LUBOS ang ginagawang paghahanda ng MRT-3 sa pagbabalik-operasyon nito sa posibleng pagtatapos ng enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) sa buong Metro Manila, sa o bago mag-16 Mayo 2020.

Bilang pagsunod sa pagpapatupad ng one-meter social distancing para sa mga pampublikong transportasyon, naglagay ng mga harang o barriers sa mga upuan sa loob ng tren upang mapanatili ang sapat na distansya sa pagitan ng mga mananakay.

Naglagay rin ng mga palatandaan sa sahig ng bawat tren upang maglaan ng distansya para sa mga nakatayong pasahero.

Ayon sa patakarang inilabas ng Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF), kailangan magkaroon ng isang metrong distansya sa bawat isa ang mga pasahero sa loob ng tren upang maiwasan ang pagkalat ng at pagkahawa sa taong may COVID-19.

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Do you think ECQ will be lifted on May 15? How are you preparing when ECQ is lifted?


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