Amritsar, NFAPost: MakeMyTrip has partnered with BluSmart to launch electric vehicles (EV) for airport transfers.
Through this offering, MakeMyTrip aims to encourage customers to opt for eco-friendly travel options while picking a first and last-mile transportation option, the company said.
This new offering is currently available for customers in Delhi and Delhi-National Capital Region, and can be booked through the MakeMyTrip platform.
“Sustainable travel that was once considered a niche has now found a whole new meaning following the coronavirus pandemic. The ongoing uncertainty has pushed environment-friendly travel up the agenda of the entire industry as well as among travellers,” said Parikshit Choudhury, Chief Business Officer – Ground Transport of MakeMyTrip.
Choudhury added that “With this partnership, we hope to improve accessibility of cost-efficient, go-green transit options while promising safety at all times for travellers as well as driver partners.”
To ensure the safety of driver-partners and passengers, the company promises that the EVs meet the MySafety standards established in compliance with the guidelines of WHO and local health authorities.
“BluSmart is on a mission to solve the problem of reliability, safety and pollution in the megacities of India… Now MakeMyTrip users will have an option to choose a clean mobility service, which in these COVID times is ensuring the highest standards of sanitisation… This partnership will accelerate the transition to electric mobility and contribute towards keeping the Delhi skies blue,” BluSmart Mobility Founder and Chief Executive Officer Anmol Singh Jaggi said.