Flight operators offer options to passengers
Passengers affected by the flight cancellations were given options by local airlines. AirAsia Philippines allowed guests to make changes to their flight plans at no cost. Philippine Airlines offered the same option and will give a refund for affected passengers. Cebu Pacific offered a choice between free rebooking or putting the ticket value to a travel fund. AirAsia Philippines and Philippine Airlines noted that they will still continue flying to and from the airports outside Metro Manila .
Until further notice, all mass gatherings and public events are suspended in Bacolod City under Executive Order No. 18 which was issued by Mayor Evelio Leonardia . School activities for both private and public schools, fiestas, prayer rallies, sports, amusement, and entertainment programs that draw large crowds are included in the suspension.
Passengers from Manila face 14-day home quarantine
An advisory was passed to require all individuals returning from Manila and other areas positive with Covid-19 to do home quarantine for 14 days . These individuals are advised to observe social distancing by staying at home, endorse their situation to their respective barangays, and get in touch with the Provincial Health Office if they experience symptoms.
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