The Delhi High Court has ordered GPS tracking of auto rickshaw in Delhi and printers in their vehicle (read the court order-gps-judgment).For the same, Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Transport Systems (DIMTS), a joint operation between IDFC and the NCR government has been authorized to provide auto-rickshaws in Delhi a GPS / GPRS, two way communication device, and a printer for printing of receipt, among other equipment.
Auto-rickshaws in Delhi will have to pay Rs 13,500 upfront for the GPS and printer, according to a report by The Economic Times.
How will GPS tracking of auto rickshaw System help earn more from each auto-rickshaw? An Auto Rickshaw Perspective:
You will know exactly how much money is being collected by the driver in the rickshaw/tuk-tuk.
You will track and know the actual current location of your rickshaw…you can immobilize it in case of theft
You passengers will trust your service more because they will get printed bills.
You will increase the number of passengers as they can claim company refunds with their printed bills.