Cab-hailing platform Uber Technologies, which is present in 29 cities across India, claims to have clocked double-digit growth in the country and almost 2.5x year-on-year growth as of June 2017. The company, which launched its services in India almost four years ago, also boasts of having completed 500 million rides thus far.
“This is a significant landmark for Uber in India,“ said Amit Jain, president, Uber India and South Asia. “Four years ago, India was the eighteen country in the world to experience the magic of `push a t a ride’, when we launched in button and get a ride’, when we launched in Bengaluru with just three employees. Today, we’re over a 1,000 member team who share the common vision of redefining the future of urban mobility .“
The company said that they have a robust pipeline of new products and features that will be rolled out during the second half of the year.