Ola said that auto rickshaws on its platform will undergo mandatory fumigation in every 48 hours and protective screens would be installed between driver and passenger sections as safeguards against COVID-19.
All Autos on the Ola platform will undergo mandatory fumigation every 48 hours at more than 100 fumigation centres across the country. In Delhi, there are 15 such centres and the number will go up in coming days,Ola is committed to investing in this category and ensuring the hygiene protocols and screens are being used across more than 120 cities where Ola Autos operate Ola said in a statement.
Under the RideSafeIndia initiative, no extra charge would be levied on partner autos, it said. "With these added safety measures for Ola Auto, both driver-partners and passengers are assured of a comfortable and safe ride," the company said.