Cab services like Uber are our biggest saviour for transportation. Any time we want to ditch the crowded buses or wait in long queues for autos, we can simply book a cab with just a click on our mobile screens. But during these cab journeys, we often end up losing so many of our belongings. We complete our ride and get out of the car but sometimes forget to collect all the things that we carry along. Uber recently released its Lost and Found Index 2023 and the most forgotten items are really relatable!
This Index By Uber Focuses On All The Details Of The Riders Being Forgetful
In this year’s edition of Lost and Found Index, the company shared all about the most frequently forgotten items, the most forgetful cities, the most forgetful days of the year, and more. Let’s take a look at all the deets of this Index released by Uber.
These Are The Top 4 Most “Forgetful” Cities Revealed By Uber:
Delhi tops the chart of the most forgetful city in India. Mumbai has slid down the ranking to the second position. The City of Dreams was in the first position in the last 2 years. The top 4 Indian cities on this list are:
These Are The Top 10 Most Commonly Forgotten Items:
We carry so many different kinds of belongings such as bags, mobile phones, keys, bottles, spectacles, and so much more while travelling somewhere. On this year’s Index, such common items have made it to the list. Not just these usual items, but unusual names such as brooms, a kid’s stroller, heavy machinery, television, and more such items have also been found after a rider completed the Uber ride.
- Laptop bags
- Water Bottle
- Spectacles/ Sunglasses
The Top 10 Most Unique Lost Items Are:
- Western Commode
- 3 Packets of Milk, and Curtains
- College admit card
- Walking stick
- Induction stove
- Family collage
- Heavy machinery
- Printed dupatta
The Top 3 Phone Brands Left In Uber
One of the noteworthy highlights of the 2023 Index is that the riders forgot Android phones thrice more than iPhones. These are the most lost mobile brands.
The top 3 most forgetful days of the year:
- March 26
- April 9
- April 8
The top 3 most forgetful days of the week:
Interestingly, the riders tend to forget things on Saturdays.
The most forgetful time of the day:
Evenings are the times when riders tend to forget their belongings. The time when they lose the most items is around 7 PM.
- 7 PM
- 8 pm
- 6 pm
The Top 5 colours of forgotten items:
The Index shows that the riders mostly forget red-coloured belongings.
What are the things that you have lost while travelling on an Uber?
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