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Uber sues Ola in India for making fake bookings on its platform

Uber claims Ola employees made calls, cancelled bookings; market leader denies allegations

TAKEN FOR A RIDE: Uber also says one of its biggest earnings losses was on New Year's Eve, when New Delhi drivers got calls from around 5pm telling them to shut off the ride-hailing app as there was a technical glitch. When they checked back later, they were told Uber had made no such calls.

New Delhi

A FLURRY of complaints from Uber drivers about an unusually high number of cancelled bookings has ignited a bitter legal fight with Ola, Uber's rival for dominance of India's US$12 billion taxi market, according to court documents and a source with direct knowledge of Uber's...

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