Stories of the men and their families who drive our country
Pilot Ram KishanjiPataudi, Haryana
Pilot Ramavtar Gujjarji
Pilot Anwar Hussainji
Pilot Sami Ullahji
The logistics industry is the biggest driving force of the Indian economy, contributing 14% to India’s GDP. India needs 1 million new truck drivers every year for the next 10 years to support this ecosystem and achieve our GDP growth aspiration.
It is estimated that India will have 480 drivers for every 1,000 trucks on the road by 2022.
The problem is not in the truck driver’s income or skill gaps but is deep rooted in his terrible lifestyle away from his family. Long periods of absence leading to social disrespect, stigma and a risk perception of the job which makes their families push them to quit their job.
Truck drivers play a vital role in freight transportation industry but unfortunately, drivers don’t get their fair share of economic growth. At Rivigo, we are working relentlessly to build a system which strives to improve their socio-economic conditions through the following measures.
Improving Quality of Life and Instilling Pride