Bengaluru city police ask ride-hailing companies to collect 2 photo ID documents from staff

After a Rapido Taxi driver was allegedly engaged in a recent gang rape incident in Bengaluru, the city police commissioner directed app-based cab aggregators to do proper background verification of employees.

City police commissioner CH Pratap Reddy requested app aggregators operating taxis, bike taxis, and courier service providers to promote the Emergency Response Support System (ERSS).