Given the Covid-19 threat, individuals and businesses need to put the collective interest above individual preferences. In other countries, governments have either shut down public transport, or have banned the use of cash. The below post is our attempt to provide clarity on how we will proceed.
The exchange of cash is a known medium for the spread of Covid-19. While Airlift runs a cashless business, the buses that operate on the platform provide a crowded space with many passengers. There is a lot that we do not know about the virus; what we do know, however, is that crowded spaces enable the spread.
In order to play an active role in flattening the curve, and in reducing the spread of the virus, Airlift will be taking the following measures:
Airlift was founded on the idea of creating a positive impact on the world. As Pakistan coalesces to combat the Covid-19 threat, we remain committed to put our customers first and to play our role in being proactive and not reactive.
If you have ideas or suggestions, please send them our way by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. I will be looking through each and every suggestion that comes our way — our obsession with our customers will guide our thinking as we combat the Covid-19 threat.