The number of electric vehicles operational in Medium and Heavy Passenger vehicle category has increased from 124 in year 2018 to 1356 as on date according to vahan 4 records. The number of electric vehicles registered for transport of cargo has increased from 6246 in 2018 to 27,645 as on date according to vahan 4 records.
Under Phase-I of Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid &) Electric Vehicles in India (FAME India) Scheme, 425 electric buses were supported. Further, Ministry of Heavy Industries has sanctioned 6265 electric buses to 65 cities/STUs/State Govt. entities for intra city operations, intercity operation. Out of these 6265 electric buses, Supply Order for 3118 electric buses have been issued by the selected entities.
Source : PIB