Delhi government will inaugurate the first 100 electric buses on Friday, a Delhi government source said.

These electric buses will help in reducing the pollution levels while aiding in providing transport solutions in the national capital.

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“Congrats Delhi! After a long wait, the prototype of DTC’s first 100% Electric bus has reached Delhi! Hon’ble CM @ArvindKejriwal will soon flag off this Electric bus,” Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot had tweeted on January 4.

In September, IANS had reported that the national capital will get its first fleet of 300 electric buses in January 2022. Delhi Cabinet in March had approved a proposal for the engagement of 300 Low-Floor Fully Electric Air Conditioned buses by DTC under the Centre’s ‘Faster Adoption and Manufacturing.

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