When you book Uber ride on a proper time and driver reaches as the pick-up address and you get late by 5 minutes then Uber give the right to the drivers to take waiting charges.
The driver will wait for up to 5 minutes. If the ride doesn’t start, wait-time charges will be applicable on rider. Uber calculate the charges by 3 Rupees per minute in India. This charge is applicable on Uber X and Uber Go. On other services, charges may high. On Uber Pool and Uber Hire, waiting charges are not allowed.