Netizens share scenes of panic buying in Metro Manila supermarkets
After the announcement of a community quarantine in Metro Manila cities, citizens rushed to grocery stores to ensure that their homes are well stocked with necessities.
Netizens shared how the situation was in different parts of Metro Manila as citizens flocked to supermarkets.
Lines are long even outside of the stores
Netizens shared footage of shoppers’ actual purchases with some loading their carts with enough to feed an army.
Sa Puregold Tayuman ay nagpanic buying ang mga tao dahil sa ipinatupad ng ating President Duterte for safety ng sambayanang Pilipino.Sa observation ay halos punong puno ng mga carton para sa kanilang one month stock from March 15, 2020 to April 14, 2020.#PanicBuying#PuregoldTayuman#GMANews#IskoMorenoWatch and subscribe here 👇👉https://youtu.be/zsU61RyapmA
Posted by Diana Lyn Gayapanao Ramos on Saturday, March 14, 2020
The Department of Agriculture has announced that there is adequate supply of food in the country and urged city dwellers to start urban gardening to generate additional food sources. (ANGEL ONG)