Fort St. George

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    Civic body sets up infrastructure for electric buses

    TN govt inks pact with German bank to purchase eco-friendly buses

    The Tamil Nadu government signed 'project agreement' with a German development bank, KfW, to avail financial aid to the tune of Rs.1,580 crore (203 million Euros) for purchasing 2,213 buses besides 500 electric buses for the state transport undertakings.

    • Objective of the project is to minimise air pollution from public transportation in the state by plying advanced eco-friendly buses and electric buses in phases under the MoU signed between London based C-40”.
    • This is the first phase of a major project financial assistance by the German bank to the tune of Rs. 5890 crore.


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