Tata Motors supplies Tigor EVs to Gujarat Vij Company

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 13 Feb 2020

Saurabhbhai Patel, Gujarat Minister of Energy and Mahesh Singh, MD, Uttar Gujarat Vij Company flagging off the first batch of Tata Tigor EVs.

Tata Motors through its partnership with Uttar Gujarat Vij Company (UGVCL), will deploy Tigor EVs in Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad, as a part of its tender with EESL. The first batch of Tata Tigor EVs were flagged off today by the Minister of Energy, Saurabhbhai Patel and Mahesh Singh, MD, Uttar Gujarat Vij Company along with dignitaries from Tata Motors.

Speaking on the occasion, Shailesh Chandra, president – Electric Mobility Business and Corporate Strategy, Tata Motors said, “We are delighted to partner with Uttar Gujarat Vij Company for introducing zero-emission vehicles in Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad. Tata Motors has always been at the forefront of developing sustainable and responsible mobility solutions for India and this order is a testament of our commitment to bring EV solutions closer to our customers. We are determined to drive adoption of electric vehicles in the country, thereby supporting government’s vision 2030.”

Tata Motors is playing a leading role in driving the adoption of electric mobility in the country. The company is closely working with other Tata Group companies including Tata Power, Tata Chemicals, Tata AutoComp Systems, Tata Motors Finance and Croma, to create an e-mobility ecosystem, Tata uniEVerse.