Uber, DiDi and other apps overcharge, says Claudia Sheinbaum

In the last dates Uber, DiDi and other apps overchargeFaced with this matter, the CDMX head of government, Claudia Sheinbaum, insisted on highlighting the “excess” that rental car platforms are charging.

“It is incredible how much an Uber or one of these applications is costing, that is, for three, four kilometers, at a certain time of day, it reaches 600, 700 pesos, so it is an excess; they talk about it being a matter of supply and demand, but it really cannot be that this is being charged, “he said at a press conference.

However, although it has been the Head of the Capital Government who has highlighted what is happening, the situation is taking place throughout Mexico, and even some Uber users have begun to ironize about the situation with various memes.

Uber, DiDi and other apps overcharge

Given the high prices, the Head of Government said that they will work to regulate these applications. Excessive charge for taxi rental application.

Claudia Sheinbaum, in addition to highlighting that Uber, DiDi and other applications charge excessively, announced that she is working with the Secretary of Mobility, Andrés Lajous, “to regulate these applications in terms of what they are charging users.

“We are reviewing it to see how much attribution we have to do it.”

The Head of Government stressed that although they speak that it is a matter of supply and demand, and that the Uber application responded to users the reason for the high price of their rates, it will work so that this does not continue.

Taxi alternatives

Excessive charge for taxi rental application.

“What is certain is that we have to give citizens an alternative, and the alternative is city taxis, insurance, through the My Taxi application,” he explained.

This is due to the fact that Uber, DiDi and other applications charge excessively, which is why he called on citizens to “use taxis in Mexico City and tell them that, to strengthen the safety of taxis, we are strengthening the application of My Taxi, which we hope will solve some technical problems next year ”.

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