Indian rickshaw driver claims to offer most hi-tech services with free internet, TV and newspapers in the cab

Published: March 5, 2014
Chennai

Indian auto driver claims to offer most hi-tech tuk-tuk service. Facebook photo

VANCOUVER DESI

An Indian rickshaw driver has spent most of his savings to pimp his ride.

And while it may not be up to MTV standards, his hi-tech tuk-tuk is likely the most advanced in the country.

According to British tabloid The Daily Mail, G Annadurai of Chennai has decked out his rickshaw with many of the amenities one would expect in a Western cab – or even an airplane. He’s got magazines, a mobile phone charger, wi-fi, a TV and tablet available to his passengers.

And while it took the 28-year-old years to save up for the items, he does it because he believes in putting his customers first, reported The Daily Mail.

“Customer satisfaction is the most important thing in my work. Customer is God. I try to keep my rickshaw well decked up,” he said.

According to a report from NDTV, Annadurai continues to spend a third of his less than $500 income to keep his cab updated.

He even offers his services for free to teachers and hospital patients and ends up spending the remainder of his earnings on educating kids in Chennai.


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