A man booked an Ola Cab and then canceled it and the reason was totally absurd. He canceled it because its driver was a Muslim. Abhishek Mishra, who claims to be linked to Vishwa Hindu Parishad, has a few big names among his over 14,000 followers on Twitter -defense minister Nirmala Sitharaman, petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan and minister of culture Mahesh Sharma.
On Twitter he announced that he cancelled the cab because he did not want to give money to “Jihadi People”. He enclosed a screenshot of the cancellation, which showed the driver’s name Masood Alam.
After this, he was slammed by the Twitterati. Many users on Twitter asked Ola to ban Abhishek Mishra. Yet others, drawing on his purported links with the Uttar Pradesh government, asked for UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to take action against him.
Responding to his tweet on Saturday evening, Ola cabs said,