Uber has been surviving amidst numerous controversies in the west but in Pakistan, it is still expanding its services to other major cities. This time the ride-hailing service has found its way to Gujranwala and they made this announcement on Thursday.
They released the following statement on their blog:
“We are thrilled to announce uberGO is now available in Gujranwala, connecting it’s residents and travelers to safe, reliable, and affordable rides.”
Just a while ago, Uber launched in the twin cities of Islamabad/Rawalpindi and in Hyderabad as well.
Currently, only UberGO is available in Gujranwala.
All one needs to do is to download the Uber app and enter the pickup location in it. Within a few minutes, the driver will pick you up from that location.
The name of the driver along with his photo, license number, car model, and his location are displayed on the application. There is another beneficial feature called “Share my ETA” which lets the traveler share their location and estimates time of arrival with friends and loved ones so that they stay informed.
For the weekend, Uber is giving out free rides to people of Gujranwala. These free rides will be available from 11th May 12pm Thursday till 14th May 11:59pm Sunday.
By using the promo code UBERLOVESGUJPK, the people of Gujranwala can avail free rides up to Rs.350.
- uber-deals: The Independent