Rapido Launches Rapido Auto App-Based Auto Booking Service
Rapido is one of India's largets Bike Taxi operators India's largest bike taxi operator, Rapido has announced the launch of Rapido Auto services in 14 Indian cities across 10 states. The service will allow commuters to book three-wheeler scooter rickshaws for their everyday commute from the comfort and safety of their homes. Rapido aims to bring standardisation to the pricing of the services offered for the auto drivers and customers. Rapido already offers bike taxi services across several cities in India, and also offers doorstep delivery services of groceries through the Rapido Store service. The service will be available at the meter price with an additional minimal convenience fee. The company plans to expand the auto services to 50 cities in India by the end of 2020. This is the first phase of the launch and Rapido has already on-boarded 20,000 auto Captains (driver-partners) so far. It has plans to onboard more than half a million in the next six months and interested auto drivers can self-onboard themselves by downloading Rapido Captain App or calling the Rapido helpline number.