Sustainable Urban Transport in India: Role of the Auto-Rickshaw Sector

By Akshay Mani, Madhav Pai, Rishi Aggarwal

This report addresses how the auto rickshaw sector can play a key role in improving sustainability for urban transport, and addresses negative perceptions of rickshaws. We also introduce new models of regulation and reforms that can be adopted for a more efficient and safer system and enable the rickshaw to have an optimal role in the transport mix.

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