By J. Jala | 07:26 AM February 15, 2022
Restrictions will be eased in Bohol as the province is placed under Alert Level 2 until the end of February, acting presidential spokesperson Karlo Nograles announced Monday.
The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases also de-escalated the provinces of
Aklan, Antique, Bacolod City, Capiz and Negros Occidental in Region 6 (Western Visayas); Cebu City, Lapu-Lapu City, Mandaue City, Cebu, Negros Oriental and Siquijor in Region 7 (Central Visayas); and Ormoc City, Tacloban City, Eastern Samar, Leyte, Northern Samar, Western Samar, Biliran and Southern Leyte in Region 8 (Eastern Visayas) to Alert Level 2, Nograles added.
More establishments are allowed to operate at higher capacities under this alert level, ranging from 50-70% depending on whether these are operating indoors or outdoors.
Face-to-face classes are also gradually being resumed and expanded in areas under Alert Level 2 as ordered by the Department of Education.