The costs of all electrical autos (EVs) can be equal to the price of petrol autos within the nation inside one yr, Highway Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari mentioned on Friday.
Gadkari additional mentioned the federal government is selling ethanol produced from crop residue as an alternative of petrol and diesel.
“I’m making an attempt…inside one yr, the price of electrical autos can be equal to the price of petrol autos within the nation and we are going to get monetary savings spent on fossil fuels,” he mentioned whereas addressing ‘TV9 What India Assume At the moment International Summit’.
The minister mentioned the federal government is already selling inexperienced fuels in a giant method.
Mr Gadkari famous that waterways us a less expensive mode of transportation than street and it’s going to come up in a giant method.