Uber partners Gurugram Police in a bid to curb drunken driving

In a bid to curb menace of drunken driving in the city, taxi aggregator Uber on Thursday partnered Gurugram police for the installation of breathalysers at bars and pubs.

Last Updated: Apr 28, 2016, 20:16 PM IST
Uber partners Gurugram Police in a bid to curb drunken driving

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: In a bid to curb menace of drunken driving in the city, taxi aggregator Uber on Thursday partnered Gurugram police for the installation of breathalysers at bars and pubs.

DLF Cyber Hub was chosen as the first destination for the installation of Uber Breathalysers in the city.

"The Gurgaon Police has been committed to ensuring the safety of the residents of Gurgaon. We believe that Uber breathalysers are a great innovation, which can help spread awareness against drinking and driving and improve road safety," Navdeep Singh Virk, Commissioner of Police, Gurgaon said.

Gurgaon is the second city to launch Uber Breathalysers after Mumbai.

With PTI inputs