Mysuru, November 14:- Mahindra Electric, part of the USD 19 billion Mahindra Group and Zoomcar on Tuesday announced the launch of a unique initiative to promote development of the sustainable mobility ecosystem in the city of Mysuru.
As part of this initiative, 20 e2oPlus vehicles, Mahindra’s all-electric city smart car, and two fast charging units will be deployed on the Zoom car platform. These vehicles can be hired by residents and visitors in the city.
This initiative is aimed at promoting connected, shared and electric mobility as a model, in line with the recommendations in the NITI Aayog report on the government’s 2030 vision. Mysuru is being developed as a holistic EV ecosystem, in alignment with the Karnataka government’s EV policy which envisages going beyond metros.This is the first of its kind EV policy drafted by a state in the country. Deputy commissioner of Mysuru D Randeep inaugurated the service.
Speaking on the occasion Mahesh Babu, CEO, Mahindra Electric said, “Mahindra Electric has been at the forefront of making electric mobility a reality in India not just through electric vehicles but also technology and mobility solution development. We are happy to be partnering with Zoom car to promote EV adoption in India. This initiative is aligned with the Mysuru government’s vision of being a clean and green city.We are looking forward to the state developing EV infrastructure as per the policy to further promote shared electric mobility in the region.”
The organisations will launch two quick charge docks in the city. Residents of Mysuru and tourists can now make use of this facility.