TATA Motors Launches 100 Electric Buses In Jammu For 12-Years Period

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  • TATA Motors recently delivered electric buses for Jammu and Srinagar Smart City projects as a part of its order to supply, maintain and operate 100 electric buses in Srinagar and Jammu, for a period 12-years.
TATA Motors Launches 100 Electric Buses In Jammu For 12-Years Period TATA Motors Launches 100 Electric Buses To Jammu For 12-Years Period

Tata Motors recently announced delivery of Electric Vehicle (EV) air-conditioned buses to Jammu Smart City Limited through TML Smart City Mobility Solutions (J&K) Pvt Ltd, a Tata Motors Group company.

It stated, “The initiative was led by the Housing and Urban Development Department of the Government of Jammu & Kashmir and is aimed at establishing an environmentally sustainable public transportation system in Jammu.” 

It added, “These Tata Motors electric buses design focused on safety, comfort and convenience, offering Jammu residents reliable and zero-emission intra-city commuting solutions. The delivery of the electric buses is a part of its larger order to supply, maintain and operate 100 electric buses in Srinagar and 100 electric buses in Jammu, for a period 12-years for Jammu and Srinagar Smart City projects.”

The fleet was flagged-off by Union Minister of Home Minister and Minister of Cooperation, Amit Shah, in presence of Minister of Heavy Industries, Mahendra Nath Pandey and Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha.

Commenting on the occasion, Rahul Yadav (IAS), Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Jammu Smart City Ltd, said, “Jammu Smart City Ltd is committed to improving transportation in Jammu with the introduction of electric buses. The goal is to enhance mass mobility, providing increased safety and sustainability, along with greater access and convenience for commuters.

He added, “Tata Motors delivered over 1,500 vehicles to various cities across the country. These buses have collectively clocked more than 10 crore kilometers, with an uptime of over 95%, showcasing their reliability and efficiency. The Tata Ultra EV has redefined urban commuting. Its fully electric powertrain optimizes energy consumption, has significant savings in fuel costs and environmental impact.

He elaborated, “The bus provides a seamless commuting experience with features such as easy boarding, comfortable seating, and driver-friendly controls, all while maintaining zero emissions. For added safety, the Tata Ultra EV is equipped with advanced technologies like electronic stability control, electronic brake distribution, air suspension, Intelligent Transport System (ITS), and a panic button. This commitment to clean and sustainable public transportation makes the Tata Ultra EV an ideal solution for urban passenger needs.”

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