Safe rides for journalists on World Press Freedom Day!

May 3 is World Press Freedom day, and we are excited to pitch in on this day to celebrate the freedom of free speech and expression in the world’s largest democracy. It is a little acknowledged fact that journalists around the world work under testing conditions to make sure they can deliver news that matters. Journalism provides an indispensable platform to engage with issues ranging from technology to society, especially in a country that wraps around itself people of diverse identities and opinion.

We’d like to take a moment to thank you for championing the cause of free speech and empowered media. Here’s our little contribution to the mandate of making cities safe for journalists. We’re handing out free rides through the week exclusively for journalists — whether its late night travel to cover stories, or getting to conferences on time during the day, you can take a safe, convenient and elegant rides with Uber!

1. Download the ‘Uber‘ app on your smartphone (iOS/Android)
2. Register with your details.
3. Enter promo code WPFINDIA and get Rs. 500 off on your next two rides with Uber!
4. Please feel free to share this with your fellow journalists
*Code expires on 7 May 2014
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