New Delhi: In yet one more tragic incident involving Ola Electric's controversial 'reverse mode', a 65-year-old man in Jodhpur suffered critical accidents after the Ola e-scooter unexpectedly went right into a reverse mode at full pace. Pallav Maheshwari, who's the son of the sufferer and returned to India final 12 months and was 'ecstatic' concerning the nation's EV revolution, posted on LinkedIn that his father suffered critical accidents within the incident. Ola Electric Scooter Launched in India Beginning at Rs 99,999; Verify Options, Variants & Specs.
"The software bug in the #olaelectric scooter of going in the reverse mode at full speed has severely injured my father. He was the one who even at the age of 65 is very active and was enthusiastic to use #ola #electricvehicle Please look at what your #poorlytested scooter has done to him," Maheshwari posted, together with some photos of his father.
"He has banged his head on a wall with almost the skull open (with 10 stiches now) and broken his left arm which would have to be operated with 2 plates inserted," he claimed.
Ola Electric was but to handle the brand new incident. A number of Ola Electric prospects have complained concerning the reverse mode accelerator glitch previously. Balwant Singh from Guwahati had tweeted final month that his son met with an accident "due to fault in regenerative braking where on a speed breaker instead of slowing, the scooter accelerated, sending so much torque that he had an accident".
"The scooter went airborne before crashing and skidding. My son was hospitalized on March 26 and had a fracture in left hand and 16 stitches in right hand due to fault in Ola S1 Pro," tweeted Balwant Singh who remains to be combating with the corporate on social media.
Ola Electric had stated it did a radical investigation of the accident and the "data clearly shows that the rider was over-speeding throughout the night and that he braked in panic, thereby losing control of the vehicle. There was nothing wrong with the vehicle".
The accident occurred on March 26 when Singh's son was driving an Ola S1 Professional. (The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Might 13, 2022 03:22 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports activities, entertainment and life-style, go surfing to our web site latestly.com).