Gujarat government announces policy to promote electric vehicles

The Gujarat government has notified the Gujarat Electric Vehicle Policy, 2021.

The policy has set a target of 200,000 electric vehicles in the state in the next four years. To encourage people to purchase e-vehicles, the state government will provide a subsidy of up to Rs 20,000 on purchase of an electric two-wheeler, Rs 50,000 for three-wheeler and Rs 150,000 on purchase of a four-wheeler, which will remain effective for four years..