NITI Aayog's electric mobility proposal irks India's auto industry

Government think-tank NITI Aayog’s proposal calling for replacement of various categories of vehicles by electric vehicles (EVs) within a certain time has irked India’s auto industry and prompted the Confederation of India Industry (CII) to seek a wide consultation before finalising the plan.  In a meeting last week with representatives from NITI Aayog and Department of Heavy Industries (DHI), top officials from CII and from auto companies, including Mahindra & Mahindra, Bajaj Auto, Maruti Suzuki India, TVS Motor, and Toyota Kirloskar Motor expressed concerns over the ti.....

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