Confiscated gin made disinfectant in a town in Benguet.
The town of Itogon, Benguet still under the liquor ban which was implemented during the national lockdown due to the pandemic crisis. The local government of Benguet confiscated all liquor from different sari-sari stores. Instead of throwing them in a pit, the Mayor of Itogon.
Mayor Victorio Palangdan decided to used them to disinfect the local ground of the municipality, thought there are no study or proof that the liquor is effective to disinfect from bacteria or germs.