Money Laundering in the Time of Coronavirus? Sydney Man Washes Banknote

The idea of money laundering has taken on a more literal meaning for one Sydney man, who decided to wash his money in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

Daniel Bardsley, who recorded this footage, cleaned a banknote after the World Health Organization advised against using paper notes because they could transmit the virus.

Australia’s Department of Health said that the country had recorded 454 cases of coronavirus by March 18. Five people had died. Credit: Daniel Bardsley via Storyful