17 Sept 2019, India
According to recent news, road transport ministry has prepared draft guidelines for car-sharing by private owners. Presently there are Apps which provide the car pooling facility like Quick Ride, Bla Bla, SRide, Ryde etc. RedBus too recently launched car pooling through- rPool.
The new guideline will have the rides which a car owner can undertake in a day, The draft guideline would be made available for the public comment sometime soon. According to the news, the government is keen to make this carpooling activity to be a no-profit no-loss model for the car owners. Also, the centre wants that there should be some revenue sharing model which the carpooling apps should have with the respective state implementing car pooling.