KALIBO, Aklan, April 16 (PIA) – The native authorities unit of Malay has intensified well being and security protocols in Boracay Island amidst the lifting of the improved neighborhood quarantine (ECQ) and surgical lockdown in two barangays within the island.
Based mostly on the advisory of LGU-Malay, the complete Barangay Balabag and Zones 1 and seven of Barangay Manocmanoc that had been positioned underneath ECQ and surgical lockdown from April 1 to 14, respectively, will revert to the modified normal neighborhood quarantine standing.
Nevertheless, because of the steady menace of the coronavirus illness 2019 (COVID-19) within the island, the Malay authorities determined the protocols set throughout the lockdown shall stay in place.
LGU-Malay continues the prohibition of the operation of bars in the entire island in addition to eating places and meals parks which have stay performances and music.
Cockfighting and operation of cockpits are strictly not allowed not solely within the island but additionally in mainland Malay.
Since events and celebrations may create mass gatherings, the Malay authorities likewise prohibits such acts along with these thought-about as non-essential gatherings.
Appearing Malay mayor Frolibar Bautista introduced the strict implementation of curfew hours in Boracay Island from 11:00 P.M. to 4:00 A.M. and the sporting of face masks and face shields always particularly in public locations.
For people going to church buildings, the general public is knowledgeable that the church’s seating capability is diminished to 30 %.
In the meantime, Bautista reminded incoming guests to indicate their COVID-19 take a look at outcomes taken 72 hours earlier than their flight or entry to Boracay Island.
This protocol doesn’t exempt those that have been vaccinated towards the virus as vaccinated vacationers are nonetheless required to current proof of damaging COVID-19 take a look at as a situation to enter the island.
Bautista stated that the rules to waive vaccinated guests once they journey to Boracay Island or to switch the pre-entry requirement with a vaccination certificates can be studied by the Municipal Inter-Company Activity Drive and the Boracay Inter-Company Activity Drive. (LTP/SQP/PIA Aklan)