SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
Innovations: Cab Aggregator Service
A new concept to facilitate passengers hire cab services was introduced at Bengaluru (SBC) division through cab aggregators OLA & UBER wherein exclusive parking space was earmarked on open tender basis, which is first of its kind in India.
This facility is provided at 12 stations (19 locations: 04 units to M/s UBER India Tech. Pvt. Ltd. and 15 units to M/s ANI Tech. Pvt. Ltd. - OLA) over Bengaluru division for a period of three years. Average earnings per annum is Rs.14,82,37,308/-.
Similar facility is provided at Mysuru Railway Station over Mysuru (MYS) Division. Exclusive space has been allotted w.e.f. 27.12.2017 on quotation basis for a period of three months or till the finalisation of regular tender. Average earnings per month is Rs.84,000/-.
Further, tender for App based call taxi has been called for by Mysuru division on dt.14.11.2017 to allot exclusive parking space at earmarked location for a period of three years. Tender was opened on dt.20.12.2017. Two offers have been received. Allotment of space will be finalised shortly.