Naspers owned online travel company Ibibo Group has launched a carpooling app called Ryde, reports TechCircle. Unlike some of its competitors like BlaBlaCar and Tripda, Ryde offers both intra-city and inter-city rides. Passengers need to fill in a few details like travel route and time among others and submit, following which a list of drivers offering rides for the selected route is provided to the passenger. They need to select a particular driver, select the preferred seat and make payment, after which they can chat with the driver to decide a pick-up location. On the other hand, drivers need to enter details like starting point, final destination and price per seat and publish the ride. On receiving passenger requests, drivers can select the ones they like and at the end of the journey the money is transferred to their account.…
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