Victory: Uber Drops Its Double Standards!

The rape of a young Delhi woman by an Uber driver shocked and outraged the nation. Alina Tiphagne, a young Delhi resident decided to hold Uber accountable for their lax security checks in India. Over 63,000 people signed her petition and asked Uber to implement background checks for drivers in India like they do in the US. Ultimately, Uber responded to the petition and gave a commitment to ensure that background checks, document verification and police re-verification is done for all its drivers in India.