Ola and Uber are the most preferred mode of transport in these days. But its disappointing to know the incident that happening across Bangalore.Drunken Ola Driver tries to kidnap passenger in Bangalore.
The incident comes close to one where a driver tried to rape a passenger in Bangalore.
An Ola cab driver arrested for allegedly attempting to kidnap a woman passenger.She was on her way to the airport in Bangalore.
The incident comes close on the heels of another Ola cab driver. He attempting to rape a city-based architect on her way to the airport in Bangalore on July 1.
Police reports “Suresh, age of 28, a resident of Banaswadi, in an intoxicate state, pick the passenger from Banaswadi. He suppose to drop her at the Kempegowda International Airport in the early hours of Thursday”.
However, as they neared the airport toll gate, he suddenly changed lanes and drove the car on the Hyderabad route, the police said.
When the woman grew suspicious and questioned him, the driver allegedly abused her and asked her to keep quiet, they added.
As the vehicle crossed a toll plaza, the woman raised an alarm, which caught the attention of toll plaza staff, who stopped the vehicle and rescued her.
They also caught Suresh and handed him over to the police.
“He was drunk when we caught him. He said he could not figure out what was happening because he was under the influence of alcohol,” said the station house officer of Chikkajala Police Station, where a case has been registered against him.
An Ola spokesperson says the vehicle have removed from the platform.
“We are deeply disturb to know about the incident. The cab have removed from our platform. We are extending all needed support to the customer. Additionally, we are also engaging with the police to lend assistance in their ongoing investigations,” the spokesperson said.