Electric Road | Nitin Gadkari’s big statement about special highway for electric cars
File Photo Delhi: The government is making strong efforts to develop proper infrastructure for electric vehicles in India. Automobile companies are pushing to increase their ranks with electric two-wheelers and electric cars along with charging facilities. The government is also in talks with veteran industrialists. Efforts are underway to build electric highways exclusively for electric cars. A lot of work is being done on the pilot project of Electric Highway between Delhi to Agra and Delhi to Jaipur. Along with the emphasis on development of indigenous technology, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, speaking at an event of the Confederation of Industry (CII) this week, said that discussions are going on with several companies for the development of economically viable electric highways. Development of pollution free and indigenous technology is necessary. Gadkari had announced the concept of development of Electric Highway a few days back. Read this too Talks started with Tata Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has appealed to big companies to make business model. I have had discussions with the Tatas and a few others about making electric highways economically viable. This is how the development of our city is happening, for this ultimately there is a need for amendment in the law related to our city. In a city like Bangalore, people take two hours to reach office. Gadkari said that it is necessary to understand this. Things like making hydrogen from water are possible. Your talent and knowledge can be used for this work.