Stories Tagged 'Tootle'
The two companies operating ride-sharing services have come under scrutiny for a lack of regulations, concerns over tax filings, privacy and security compliance, and road safety and insurance.
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I first heard of Tootle about seven months ago during a casual conversation with my friends. They said it was one of the easiest ways to commute around Kathmandu, but as the owner of a motorbike, I didn’t pay it any mind. A few months later, I became a part of Tootle -- not as a customer but as a rider. 
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On Saturday evening, Hari Khadka, 19, was riding his Honda Dio scooter along the Bhrikutimandap-Durbarmarg road stretch. He was returning from Sarkarki Dhara, where he had dropped off a Tootle customer, and was heading towards Hotel Annapurna in Durbarmarg to pick up his brother.
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Middle of the road

Jan 16 2019

Government’s reaction to ride-hailing services should be to step in and update laws—not restrict innovation
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The question surrounding the legality of ride-hailing apps such as Tootle and Pathao that provide bike-taxi services have long been a subject of controversy.
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Metropolitan Traffic Police Division has started taking action against motorbikes giving rides to the people through ride-hailing apps such as Tootle and Pathao, saying that the service providers were charging money from customers which is against the law.
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