To fight virus’ spread, Vienna turns to bike couriers | AFP

Hoping to increase the number of coronavirus tests, the Austrian capital Vienna has a new weapon: instead of pizzas, bike couriers are now delivering Covid-19 tests. Long-time bicycle courier, Marcus Haunold, 25, now delivers for Veloce. The company has a contract with Austrian telemedicine service “1450”, which employs couriers to rapidly deliver Covid tests.

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