Policemen patrol on patrol during lockdown in Manila. Photo: AFP

Philippines will keep capital region in coronavirus lockdown until May 15, inflicting more pain on economy

  • Areas covered by the extended lockdown on Luzon island account for about 60 per cent of the output of the US$330 billion economy
  • ‘I am warning everybody and putting notice to the armed forces and the police, I might declare martial law,’ President Duterte said
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Policemen patrol on patrol during lockdown in Manila. Photo: AFP
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