Young people wear Star Wars costumers in Manila to encourage people to recognize lockdown rules

May 4 is known as “Star Wars Day” to many fans of the movie. Some officials in the Philippine capital, Manila, have been using that theme to encourage people to recognize lockdown rules. In special Star Wars outfits, they have been visiting different districts, distributing relief packs and reminding residents to follow government guidelines. They say their costumes have made people smile amid the stress of the lockdown. #COVID-19 #StarWars

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