Hasan Mehedi, CEO, Dotline Bangladesh Limited, and Hussain M Elius, CEO, Pathao Limited, signing a MoU. Shifat Adnan, CTO, Pathao Limited, Kishwar Hashemee, VP of Rides, Pathao Limited were present at the event.

Pathao Bangladesh, the country’s pioneer ride hailing app, has announced the introduction of Insurance Services, for both its users and Riders.

Pathao, with its dedicated efforts has been working to ensure safety and financial security of every Rider, Captain and user, said a press release.

To this extent, Pathao Bangladesh has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dotline Bangladesh Limited on customized insurance services provided by Dotlines Bangladesh under the IR insurance brand – Carnival Assure.

The Insurance Service is divided into four different terms, which includes Accidental Death Benefit, Accidental Permanent Total Disability, Accidental Hospitalization and Natural Death Benefit. The insurance compensation ranges from Tk 25,000 to Tk 100,000. Both users and riders are eligible for the claim.

Hasan Mehedi, CEO, Dotline Bangladesh Limited and Hussain M Elius, CEO, Pathao Limited signed the MoU on behalf of their respected companies. Shifat Adnan, CTO, Pathao Limited, Kishwar Hashemee, VP of Rides, Pathao Limited were present at the event along with high officials from both organisations.

Hussain M Elius, CEO, Pathao said: “At Pathao, our priority is to provide a reliable and safe service for everyone who uses our platform. We are working hard in Moving Bangladesh every day, and we will make sure we do that through our promise of #MovingSafely.”

Hasan Mehedi, CEO, Dotline Bangladesh Limited said: “We are delighted to be a part of another pioneering venture by Pathao Bangladesh. Carnival Assure created a unique customize insurance plan to benefit all users of the Pathao ecosystem. A convenient and easy-to-comprehend claim settlement system has also been put in place. We believe that this partnership will make the Pathao platform the safest in the country.”

As Bangladesh’s largest ride-sharing, e-commerce delivery and food delivery platform, Pathao has helped empower thousands of people towards self-employment and leading better lives. Every employee at Pathao is continuously working on creating a better service platform for all our customers and riders. We are determined about ensuring safety and easing the lives of people at every socioeconomic level and thus, working towards the goal of creating a true ‘Digital Bangladesh’. Pathao is the first ride-sharing platform to be recognised by the government under the Ride Sharing Guidelines 2018.

BD Post Business Desk