Source: Business Insider
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced that the company is deploying a fleet of electric delivery rickshaws in India. In a promotional video, he hopped into one of the rickshaws for a spin. Bezos’ trip to India has been overshadowed by protesters and an antitrust investigation. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has been on a highly publicized tour of India, and his latest stunt involves hopping inside an Amazon-branded electric rickshaw. Bezos uploaded a video to his Instagram and Twitter accounts on Monday which showed him riding around in an electric rickshaw, announcing a new fleet of Amazon e-rickshaws. Hey, India. We’re rolling out our new fleet of electric delivery rickshaws. Fully electric. Zero carbon. #ClimatePledge A post shared by Jeff Bezos (@jeffbezos) on Jan 19, 2020 at 7:02pm PST on Jan 19, 2020 at 7:02pm PST The video ends with the hashtag #ClimatePledge, although Bezos does not mention in either the video or the caption how many rickshaws will be deployed.