A section of Tourist Taxis stayed off the rods today leaving the tourists stranded and the government scrambling. Thy were demanding the scrapping of the Goa Miles app. The Chief Minster appealing for sense to prevail told striking taxi drivers to start their own app from Friday and the government would back it and ensure its implementation.
The House had held a discussion on the Taxi issue a couple of days back. There the chief minister Pramod Sawant had give the Taxi owners who are not part of the app various option. These owners had met the chief minister on Thursday too. But late night they decided to go on strike.