Domestic sales of electric vehicles jump 20% in FY20
- The government had in FY20 introduced a subsidy worth ₹10,000 crore through Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric and Hybrid Vehicle (FAME) scheme
- Sales of electric scooters increased by 20.6% year-on-year to 152,000 units, while e-bus sales jumped by 50% to 600 units
NEW DELHI: Sales of electric vehicles in the domestic market increased by 20% to 1,56,000 units in FY20 on the back of rise in sales of electric scooters. In FY19, sales of such zero-emission vehicles stood at 130,000 units, according to data released by the Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicles (SMEV).
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