Road Ministry To Uber And Ola : Calculate Fares Using Taxi Meters (NOT GPS)

The Motor Vehicles Act clearly says that they have to go by the taxi meter, as per the ministry. The government has formed a committee under Roads Secretary Sanjay Mitra to draw up guidelines for taxi aggregators. Auto and taxi operators in the Capital went on a three-day strike opposing Ola and Uber operations.

The War Is Still On! Ola, Uber Deny Any Intent Of Business Together

Reportedly, Uber is aiming to acquire a controlling stake in Ola. Uber will then be likely to get around 74% share, leaving only 26% to SoftBank. ANI technologies, promoters of OLA cabs have categorically denied any intention to sell its stake to Uber. “We would like to state that the article is completely false, malicious.”

Ola’s Biggest Moment Ever!

In his speech at the Stand Up India event, Shri Narendra Modi referred to the Ola app as a simple and easy to use app that addresses the needs of millions of customers and drivers in the country. We are honoured that he inaugurated our new E-RICK category by taking the first Ola E-Rickshaw ride. [Bhavish, Ola Cofounder]