The Philippine city of Navotas will be placed under lockdown again due to a surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: EPA-EFEThe Philippine city of Navotas will be placed under lockdown again due to a surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: EPA-EFE
The Philippine city of Navotas will be placed under lockdown again due to a surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: EPA-EFE

Surge in coronavirus cases triggers fresh lockdown for 250,000 in Manila

  • Residents in Navotas will be allowed to go to work, but outdoor exercise will be banned during the two-week shutdown
  • The relaxation of the containment measures and the return of thousands of overseas workers have seen a rise in infections across the Philippines

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The Philippine city of Navotas will be placed under lockdown again due to a surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: EPA-EFEThe Philippine city of Navotas will be placed under lockdown again due to a surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: EPA-EFE
The Philippine city of Navotas will be placed under lockdown again due to a surge in coronavirus cases. Photo: EPA-EFE
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