Ola to donate Rs 20 crore for drivers hit by coronavirus lockdown, CEO to forgo annual salary


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As India enters the fourth day of 21-day lockdown, Ride-hailing platform Ola has started 'Drive the Driver Fund' initiative under which it will raise Rs 50 crore through crowdfunding to secure steady funds for the auto-rickshaw, cab, kaali-peeli and taxi drivers employed by Ola. Ola will be donating Rs.20 crore to the fund. CEO Bhavish Aggarwal would forgo his salary for one year that would go towards the fund.