Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said in a Facebook post that the first electric autorickshaw manufactured by Kerala Automobiles will soon be available in the market.
The process to provide certification to e-auto according to the Central Motor Vehicle Rules (CMVR) have been initiated. The vehicle will be in the market as it gets the certification.
The auto has been designed according to the electric vehicles policy of Kerala. Manufacturing company, Kerala Automobiles, manufactured the e-auto in five months. In the last budget, Rs 10 cr was sanctioned for Kerala Automobiles to develop electric vehicles.