More than 30 men were picked up by the Las Piñas City police for drinking and going topless on the streets.
Acting chief of the Las Piñas City police said they were just implementing a city ordinance called Oplan RODY or Rid the Streets of Drinkers and Youths.
Those arrested needed to perform 40 push-ups so they could go home. Those who couldn’t complete the task stayed behind in the police precinct.
Las Piñas curfew hours are from .
This is after President-elect Rodrigo Duterte said he will implement a nationwide curfew for minors.
“Actually, hindi na ito bago sa mga kababayan natin dahil itong resolusyon na ito ay matagal na (Actually, this isn’t new to the residents here because this resolution is an old one),” said Superintendent Jemar Modequillo, acting chief of Las Piñas City police.
Minors and their parents were also given a scolding by the acting police chief for violating Las Pinas’ curfew.
While the arrested minors were let go immediately, Mondequillo warned their parents that they will be the ones penalized if their children are arrested again.