Electric buses to hit roads this year: Fawad Chaudhry

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Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Fawad Chaudhry, on Wednesday announced that battery-powered electric buses would be introduced in Pakistan this year, ARY News reported.

Taking to Twitter, the federal minister said that the strategic alliance agreement will be signed between Daewoo Pakistan Express Bus Service Limited and Skywell Automobile (Chinese firm) today (Wednesday) to set up Electric Vehicles value chain in Pakistan.

Electric buses will start running in the country from this year, while the complete manufacturing of buses will start in Pakistan in the next three years, he added.