e-rickshaw News

India’s rickshaw revolution leaves China in the dust

While the world’s largest auto market dangled significant subsidies to encourage purchases of battery-powered cars, India’s e-movement hardly got a hand from the state.

India needs large lithium-ion battery plants for electric vehicles push: Niti Aayog

According to Piyush Goyal, who held power portfolio till recently, India aims to become 100 per cent e-vehicle nation by 2030. Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari has asked automobile manufacturers in the country to go for eco-friendly alternative fuels, else he would 'bulldoze' them.


Arvind Kejriwal to disburse subsidy money to e-rickshaw owners on Saturday

The Delhi government had in 2015 announced a subsidy of Rs 15,000 to owners of newly-purchased battery-operated e-rickshaw which are authorised and registered by the Transport Department. The subsidy amount was revised to Rs 30,000 for the e-rickshaws which were bought after 2016.

E-rickshaw: Government to expedite subsidy pay, simplify registration

The registration process and payment of the subsidies for e-rickshaws is being simplified by the Delhi government in order to promote eco-friendly three -wheelers used by the commuters for short distances. The report is presently under consideration.

WATCH: PM Modi enjoys e-rickshaw, e-boat rides in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took an e-rickshaw ride in Varanasi, his Lok Sabha constituency, on Sunday.

Govt starts registration process for e-rickshaws

Govt has started the process for ensuring the plying of e-rickshaws under 13 regional transport authorities of the capital.


Task force to study e-rickshaw drivers’ problems, says Rai

According to Rai, there are three positive aspects about e-rickshaws.

One for the road

Solving the problem of the uninsured e-rickshaw should be at the heart of any regulatory strategy

AAP gives Centre two weeks to devise e-rickshaw policy

Threatens to take to street to highlight concerns of drivers

AAP to discuss e-rickshaw notification with drivers

The party said that despite making tall claims in the past, the notification only served to further burden the drivers.

e-rickshaw Videos

Murder Of Delhi E-Rickshaw Driver: CCTV Footage Shows Accused Buying Alcohol

E-rickshaw driver Ravinder Kumar, 31, who had objected to two youths urinating by the roadside in Delhi’s GTB Nagar, was later beaten to death allegedly with bricks wrapped in towels by the duo and their friends. While the police are yet to identify the accused, they are scanning footage from CCTVs installed in a liquor […]