Odisha government approves EV Policy 2021

The Odisha government has approved the Odisha Electric Vehicle (EV) Policy, 2021.

The policy will promote the use and manufacture of EVs and reduce emissions caused by the use of traditional fossil fuel-run vehicles. It would involve promotion of the use of EVs in the state through different kinds of incentives. The state government aims to have 20 per cent EVs by 2025.