MANILA, Philippines — Senator Cynthia Villar on Saturday dismissed the call of health workers to return Metro Manila and its adjacent areas under an enhanced community quarantine (ECQ), saying that they should just do their jobs better.
“Hindi na siguro. Pagbutihin nila (medical frontline workers) trabaho nila,” Villar said over radio station DWIZ when asked if she agrees with medical groups’ request to place Metro Manila under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ).
(Maybe not. They should just do their jobs better.)
The senator said people will die of hunger if Metro Manila will again be placed under ECQ, which would mean a restriction of movement and the limiting of business o…