Mayor Vico shares difference of having social distancing markers in Pasig City

  • To make public places a lot safer for the people, social distancing markers are now painted on the streets and sidewalks of Pasig City
  • On Facebook,Mayor Vico Sotto uploaded photos of the markers that are now serving as the residents’ guide in making sure that social distancing is properly observed
  • Earlier, Baguio City Police Office and Art Lovers Baguio Chapter joined hands in painting creative social distancing markers all over the city

Aiming to make public places a lot safer for the people, social distancing markers are now painted on the streets and sidewalks of Pasig City.

Image captured from Facebook

On Facebook, Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto uploaded a number of photos showing the markers that are now found in public places in the city; serving as the residents’ guide in making sure that social distancing is properly observed amid the threat of COVID-19.

“Nagbabago talaga ang behavior natin kapag may ‘visual cues’,” he said.

“For your safety, keep your distance,” read the sign.

Earlier, policemen from Baguio City Police Office and members of Art Lovers Baguio Chapter joined hands to ensure that social distancing is practiced in the city amid the threat of COVID-19, by painting creative social distancing markers all over the city

COVID-19 hotlines in PH

Amid the threat of the dreaded disease, the Department of Health (DOH) launched the DOH COVID-19 emergency hotlines 02-894-COVID (02-894-26843) and 1555 in partnership with the National Emergency Hotline of the Department of Interior and Local Government, and PLDT and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications Inc.

Through the hotlines, callers can ask questions if they suspect they are infected with COVID-19, or request assistance if they have symptoms and/or known exposure to confirmed cases or patients under investigation.

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The information collected from emergency calls is transmitted to the COVID-19 Emergency Operations Center and other relevant agencies for immediate facilitation and response.