Philippines man dies after being forced to do 300 squats for breaching COVID-19 norms
Darren Manaog Peñaredondo is not the first to encounter such a brutal approach. Rights groups have previously raised concerns about excessive punishments for people caught breaching COVID-19 restrictions.
April 08, 2021 / 07:27 PM IST
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As of April 6, nearly 923,000 doses of both Sinovac and AstraZeneca vaccines have been administered across the country.
Currently, the country has temporarily suspended the use of the AstraZeneca vaccine against COVID-19 for those younger than 60 years of age following reports of rare blood clots in some recipients.
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