‘Our livelihoods are at stake’: A restaurant manager’s plea to diners to follow Covid-19 rules

17/10/2021 9:15:00 AM

‘Our livelihoods are at stake’: A restaurant manager’s plea to diners to follow Covid-19 rules

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Diners have insisted he bend the rules for them, but this restaurant manager has put his foot down. “Allow me to stress that it is not fine. This selfish act could lead to the closure of our business and loss of livelihoods,” he writes to TODAY. Read on: Fully agree with the writer on how some ungracious and self-entitled individuals wanted their way to dine-in and spare no mercy for our F&B operators. Simply selfish and self-centered.

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