Inter State Transporters are a community exposed to risks more often than not. Since their core job is to take care of logistics and transportation, a lot is at stake, which certainly translates to more than goodwill. Exposed to volatility and fickle environment it is important that they take steps far advanced technology solutions than the basic one.
Mumbai : Soon GPS, GPRS enabled Taxis and Autos.
Mumbai Metropolitan Region will soon have Global Positioning System (GPS) and General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) installed taxis and autos on road. As one transport official quoted “we plan to include installation of GPS and GPRS. GPS vehicle tracking system will be required for new permits that will be issued by the state government “