Argyll Cyrus Geducos & Czarina Nicole Ong-Ki

IATF defends assigning Cabinet members to MECQ areas

Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles defended the decision of the Inter-agency Task Force (IATF) for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases to assign members of the Cabinet and the task force to serve as "big brothers" or "big sisters" to areas under the Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) as the government steps up its COVID-19 response efforts.