Organised radio cab service provider Meru Cabs plans to start economy passenger service in Hyderabad in the next two months. It would roll out 250-300 small cars on a pilot basis under this and is evaluating prospects of a deal with car manufacturers for adding new fleet.
The company plans to target the mass market, which is predominantly held by unorganised players like auto-rickshaws and private taxi service providers. The service, first-of-kind for Meru, would be priced at a discount of 20 per cent in comparison with its existing fares.
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