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The Viking Star - First Cruise Ship With COVID-19 Testing Lab

Amid the ongoing pandemic, a cruise ship has got a COVID-19 testing laboratory within it, a first-of-its-kind development. As per reports, a posh cruise ship, 'The Viking Star', will have an inbuilt PCR testing lab. The ship can take as much as 930 passengers on board and test them at a larger scale as well. It will begin sailing from December 2021 and will carry travellers for 136 days around the globe.

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 06:08 PM / by Richa Nigam

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