Bhubaneswar, April 18 (LocalWire): The Rapido Bike Taxi is offering free rides to voters during the elections here. The offer will be applicable in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack.
In general, Rapido is offering an introductory rate of Rs10 for 3kms. Now, Rapido has started this initiative to ensure that every voter can exercise their right to vote by helping them reach the polling stations on time.
Users will have to use the coupon code I VOTE when booking a ride on the app.
‘We are offering this service to each and every voter so that they can reach the polling station and cast their votes. The offer will be active only during the normal voting hours on polling days in the respective cities,’ said Sibashis Rath, Rapido city head.
Rapido is now operational in more than 40 cities across 16 states in India with a vision to provide an economical, cost-effective, fuel-efficient and time-saving transportation mode to commuters. Rath claimed that Rapido has looks after user safety and also provides insurance coverage for both its customers as well as drivers.
This Bengaluru-based organization offers a novel take on an age-old concept of transportation by replacing conventional four-wheeler taxis with bikes.