Rickshaws are a part of the Indian consciousness. With the advent of e- rickshaws, the rickshaw pullers are shifting to these because they are also moving ahead with the times. They are good for both their pocket and health.
Rickshaw is a part of every Indians nostalgia. Wherever you may have lived, you have ridden a rickshaw. Be it in Karnataka or Jammu and Kashmir, rickshaws are always an essential part of our landscape. India is slowly catching up China and might well become the most populated country in the world and in this time of space crunch it is becoming difficult for mobility. Rickshaws are steadily becoming hindrances in the steady flow of traffic in our urban space. Primarily because they are pulled by a person and with a load on their back they cannot cope up with the pace of traffic in a main road or by-lanes of our cities. Battery operated rickshaw manufacturers are trying to revolutionise the way we look at rickshaws. They are fitting rickshaws with electrical motors and increasing the speeds at which they travel. Continue reading Does your Neighbourhood Rickshaw wallah prefer an E-Rickshaw?