Akshay Deepak Doultani, a Mumbai-native pursuing a grasp’s diploma, died within the crash final week, the Australia Broadcasting Cooperation reported on Wednesday. Doultani had come to Australia in February after receiving a scholarship in finance at Macquarie College. He labored as a supply rider no less than thrice every week to cowl his bills. “He wished to return overseas not (simply to) have a great life however to offer extra facilities for his household,” his cousin was quoted as saying. The variety of meals supply riders killed in Australia since 2017 has now reached 12, Transport Workers Union stated. Uber Eats stated it was dedicated to supply employees’ security and had insurance policies in place to reinforce highway security.
MELBOURNE: A 22-year-old Indian pupil working as an Uber Eats driver in Australia was killed after his bike collided with an SUV in Sydney.