Isko Moreno: “Dapat ipatigil na ang pag-require ng face shield sa general population.”
ISKO MORENO – The Manila Mayor took to the micro-blogging site, Twitter wherein he pleaded to repeal the face shield requirement for the general population.
With the rapid increase of coronavirus disease 2019 cases, leaders of different nations are doing their all in order to combat the spread of the deadly virus which started in Wuhan, China in 2019.
COVID-19 is characterized by flu-like symptoms such as fever, difficulty in breathing, cough, and other respiratory problems but a patient may also be positive for the disease even without showing any signs.
Among the safety protocols that everyone must observe are the following; social/physical distancing, using disinfectant from time to time if possible, and wearing masks as well as face shields especially in public places.
Meanwhile, Isko Moreno pleads to repeal the use of face masks for the general population.
He suggested using it in the hospital instead.
“Dapat ipatigil na ang pag-require ng face shield sa general population at gamitin na lamang sa ospital upang makabawas sa gastusin at intindihin ng taumbayan,” he wrote.
He cited that only the Philippines require the use of face shields in public places.
“Tayo na lang ata sa buong mundo ang nagre-require ng face shield sa kalsada. Dapat pag-isipan ulit ito. Marami na tayong natutunan. We should adjust,” he noted.
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