Mass COVID-19 testing blitz underway in Melbourne, but some dismiss health risks

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A mass testing blitz is underway in Melbourne as the city attempts to get on top of coronavirus outbreaks in several suburbs.

On the streets of Broadmeadows in Melbourne's north, there is both deep concern and general indifference to the Victorian Government's coronavirus testing blitz, with some locals saying that not even a deadly virus would cause them to change their behaviour.

Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-06-26/coronavirus-melbourne-testing-blitz-underway-in-hotspot-suburbs/12393984

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