The company’s month-on-month revenue has also shown an increase from INR 15 lakh to INR 2.5 crore during the period
Mumbai-based EV startup eBikeGo has added 1,800 e-scooters in its fleet and hired over 70 staff to meet the increased demand during the pandemic, it said in a release.
As per the demand, eBikeGo said that it has increased the number of vehicles in its fleet from 300 e-scooters to 2,100 during the pandemic. The company has hired employees at the leadership and managerial level since the outbreak of the pandemic, it said.
Meanwhile, it added that the company’s month-on-month revenue has also shown an increase from INR 15 lakh to INR 2.5 crore during the period.
eBikeGo also said that the fleet utilisation has increased, adding earlier the fleet was running up to 25,000 km per day, which has now touched 1.20 lakh km per day.
“As per the current demand in online delivery, we have expanded our capacity in terms of fleet and manpower during this pandemic time. While we are building this up, we’re also planning on improving our infrastructure, technology and existing facilities to provide ultimate convenience to all networked professionals, trained riders, our key partners, and stakeholders,” said Irfan Khan, founder and CEO of eBikeGo.
With the existing tie-ups and increase in the volumes of fleets, we are targeting to fulfil 10,000 electric scooters within the next financial year, he added.
E-scooters of eBikeGo are currently operating in seven cities – Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Amritsar, Pune, Indore and Bengaluru.