th EV EXPO EAST 2018 would be held at Science City, Kolkata during 11-13th May, 2018. The 3 day event shall showcase the latest and technologically advanced, pollution free 2, 3 & 4 wheeled e-vehicles like E-Rickshaws, E-Carts, E-bikes, E-scooters, E-bicycles as well as E-loaders from over 30 national and international companies. It is supported by Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Govt. of India and is being organized in association with ICAT (International Centre for Automotive Technology) & ERMA (E-rickshaw Manufacturers Association).
Okinawa Autotech Pvt. Ltd would be presenting their latest range of electric-scooters and accessories. Through this Expo, they are also going to launch '#istand' campaign in Eastern India, which is aimed at raising awareness about environment friendly electric-vehicles. Other EV manufacturers like Pubang Etron Electric Motor Pvt. Ltd. and Terra Motors India Pvt Ltd, are going to showcase their latest range of 2 & 3 wheeled e-vehicles at the expo. "As Electric Vehicles is relatively a new and rapidly growing segment, there is huge scope for business and investment right from Production, Stocking & distribution, R&D & Services. We encourage people to visit EV Expo East 2018 and see for themselves the rapid progress in Electric Vehicles and technology "- said Mr Anuj Sharma, Chairman E-rickshaw Committee, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways , Govt. of India.
Mr.Rajiv Arora, Organizer, EV EXPO EAST 2018 said ''After the success of the previous 5 editions of EV Expo that is organised alternately between Delhi & Kolkata, we are happy to bring the 6th EV EXPO East 2018 to Kolkata this year. This Expo takes forward the Vision of Govt. of India to make India a 100% Electric Vehicle Nation by 2030. Looking at the severe air-pollution situation faced by metros like Kolkata and many other big and small cities across India, there is an urgent need to create an awareness and availability of electric-vehicles for greater adoption of this non-polluting means of personal and public transport. From 1st edition onwards, we are witnessing manufacturers and service providers increasing the range and variety of e-vehicles and accessories that they are bringing to showcase at EV EXPOs organised by us"