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Ola introduces private car pool feature in Delhi-NCR

  • Taxi aggregator Ola has announced the launch of its ‘CarPool’
    feature in Delhi-NCR, enabling citizens to pool rides using their private cars
    through Ola’s mobile app, reported
    Gadgets360.
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  • The feature is voluntary and free of cost for hosts and their fellow
    passengers, and has been rolled out to help citizens comply with Delhi

    • Taxi aggregator Ola has announced the launch of its ‘CarPool’
      feature in Delhi-NCR, enabling citizens to pool rides using their private cars
      through Ola’s mobile app, reported
      Gadgets360.
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    • The feature is voluntary and free of cost for hosts and their fellow
      passengers, and has been rolled out to help citizens comply with Delhi
      government’s implementation of the odd-even formula for private cars, starting
      January 1, 2016.
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    • CarPool uses route matching algorithms to pool rides with fellow
      passengers looking to travel in the same route, and also allows users to create
      a Friend List, by adding friends with their mobile phone numbers, the report
      said.
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    • Ishan Gupta, Category Head, Shared Mobility at Ola said that the
      company had launched sustainable initiatives like CarPool, Ola Share and Ola
      Shuttle in cognizance of the fact that vehicular pollution was a major
      contributor to air pollution in India.
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    • “This has potential to unlock massive idle transportation
      inventory in our cities, with the ease of Ola’s technology that millions
      already use,” he was quoted as saying in the
      Gadgets360 report.
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    • All of Ola’s safety features such as Track your Ride, Share Ride
      Details, SOS, Emergency Contacts, 24×7 Customer Support and In-trip feedback
      are available on CarPool as well, the company said.
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    • Ola had also launched its Ride Sharing feature in Delhi earlier this
      month.

     

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