Mangaluru: The driver of an Ola cab was assaulted by local taxi drivers at the International airport.
On September 29, Mohammed Yaris Iqbal reached the international airport in Kenjar from Kolkatta and had booked an Ola Cab from the airport to his destination. At around 7:10 pm, when the Ola cab driver Somashekar arrived to pick up Mohammed, local taxi drivers waylaid his car and assaulted him. The taxi drivers did not allow Mohammed to travel by the Ola cab.
In another case, on the same day at around 7:20 pm, more than 20 local taxi drivers stopped passengers from travelling by Mangi Cab from the Bajpe international airport. They also assaulted the Mangi cab driver Jagannath. In this regard, a cases has been registered.