"Cheap flights to Gore," Uber tweets a man to charge Rs 3,000 on a 50km ride

"Cheap flights to Gore," Uber tweets a man to charge Rs 3,000 on a 50km ride

The exorbitant fare charged by the ride-hailing service company Uber to carry passengers by ferry has recently surprised Mumbai residents. The person was trying to book a taxi house in the rain and was surprised to see the fare reach thousands.

Now, you might wonder if Uber could now be billed. Well, the fare for a 50km trip was well over Rs3,000.

Shravankumar Suvarna, who lives in Mumbai, posted on Twitter about his trials. He also shared a screenshot of the Uber app showing the price. The UberGo fare was 3,041 rupees, the premier fare was 4,081 rupees and the XL fare was 5,159 rupees.

“Flights to Gore are cheaper than going home,” Swanna tweeted. He also added the hashtag “Mumbai Rain Peak”.